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This quantity charts the main major alterations for a literary historical past of girls in a interval that observed the beginnings of a discourse of 'enlightened feminism'. It finds that girls engaged in kinds previous and new, looking to form and rework the tradition of letters instead of easily mirror or reply to the paintings in their male contemporaries.
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