Spring 1993, Vol. 12, No. 1

From the Editor, 7-11
Holly Laird


Introduction, 13-29
Moira Ferguson

The Unpublished Poems of Ann Yearsley, 31-46
Edited by Moira Ferguson


Unladylike Polemics: Christine de Pizan’s Strategies of Attack and Defense, 47-59
Christine Moneer Laennec

The Case of Mary Carleton: Representing the Female Subject, 1663-73, 61-83
Mihoko Suzuki

The (M)Other Battle of World War One: The Maternal Politics of Pacifism in Rose Macaulay’s Non-Combatants and Others, 85-101
D. A. Boxwell

Intersexions: Gender Metamorphosis in Angela Carter’s The Passion of New Eve and Lois Gould’s A Sea-Change, 103-118
Roberta Rubenstein


New Women, New Novels: Feminism and Early Modernism, by Ann L. Ardis; Sexual Anarchy: Gender and Culture at the Fin de Siècle, by Elaine Showalter, 119-122
Susan Fraiman

H. D. and Freud: Bisexuality and a Feminine Discourse, by Claire Buck; Rich and Strange: Gender, History, Modernism., by Marianne DeKoven; Penelope’s Web: Gender, Modernity, and H. D.’s Fiction, by Susan Stanford Friedman; H. D.: The Poetics of Childbirth and Creativity, by Donna Krolik Hollenberg, 122-127
Anne Ardis

H. D.’s Freudian Poetics: Psychoanalysis in Translation, by Dianne Chisholm, 128-130
Rose Lucas

Refiguring Woman: Perspectives on Gender and the Italian Renaissance, edited by Marilyn Migiel and Juliana Schiesari; Contemporary Women Writers in Italy: A Modern Renaissance, edited by Santo L. Aricò, 131-134
Giuliana Minghelli

From Sin to Salvation: Stories of Women’s Conversions, 1800 to the Present, by Virginia Lieson Brereton; The Work of Self-Representation: Lyric Poetry in Colonial New England, by Ivy Schweitzer, 134-138
Elizabeth Jane Wall Hinds

Women on the Color Line: Evolving Stereotypes and the Writings of George Washington Cable, Grace King, Kate Chopin, Anna Shannon Elfenbein, 139-140
Caroline Gebhard

Conflicting Stories: American Women Writers at the Turn into the Twentieth Century, by Elizabeth Ammons; Labor and Desire: Women’s Revolutionary Fiction in Depression America, by Paula Rabinowitz, 140-142
Mary Tiryak

Folk Roots and Mythic Wings in Sara Orne Jewett and Toni Morrison, by Marilyn Sanders Mobley, 143-144
Ann Romines

Reading and Writing Women’s Lives: A Study of the Novel of Manners, edited by Bege K. Bowers and Barbara Brothers; Fictions of Modesty: Women and Courtship in the English Novel, by Ruth Bernard Yeazell, 145-47
Jane Curlin

George Sand: Writing for Her Life, by Isabelle Hoog Naginski, 147-148
Jane A Nicholson

Reconstructing Desire: The Role of the Unconscious in Women’s Reading and Writing, by Jean Wyatt, 149-150
Diane Price Herndl

A Lure of Knowledge: Lesbian Sexuality and Theory, by Judith Roof, 150-151.
George E. Haggerty

Rape and Representation, edited by Lynn A. Higgins and Brenda R. Silver, 152-153
Sharon Marcus

Mary Wollstonecraft Sojourner Truth Margaret Atwood Abigail Adams Amy Tan H.D. Simone de Beauvoir Zora Neale Hurston Frances Burney Virginia Woolf

"The white saxifrage with the indented leafe is moste commended for the breakinge of the Stone."

— Turner, Herbal, III, 68 [1568]