The natural philosophy of Margaret Cavendish : reason and fancy during the scientific revolution / Lisa T. Sarasohn.
Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle, led a remarkable -- and controversial -- life, writing poetry and prose and philosophizing on the natural world at a time when women were denied any means of a formal education. This book examines her work and explores the unorthodox development of her natur...
Johns Hopkins University Press,
|Series:||Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science ;
128th ser., 2. |