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Political writings / Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of New Castle ; edited by Susan James.

by Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish Duchess of

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, England, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Utopias -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Voyages, Imaginary -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Political science -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      SeriesCambridge texts in the history of political thought
      ContributionsJames, Susan, 1951-, Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of, 1624?-1674.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3605.N2 A6 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxix, 298 p. ;
      Number of Pages298
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3566084M
      ISBN 100521633494
      LC Control Number2002041448

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