Epistolary Selves: Letters and Letter-writers, 1600-1945
Ashgate, Jan 1, 1999 - Literary Collections - 231 pages
This volume of ten essays discusses the pivotal role that letters have played in social, economic and political history from the 17th to the 20th century. The contributors aim to establish letters as a category of readable material, whose texts can reveal information about the context in which they were written.
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