New PDF release: A Political Biography of Eliza Haywood (Eighteenth-Century

By Kathryn R King

whereas less than arrest in 1750 on suspicion of manufacturing a seditious pamphlet Eliza Haywood insisted she ‘never wrote any factor in a political way’. This learn of the lifestyles and works, the 1st full-length biography of Haywood in approximately a century, takes the degree of her duplicity.

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