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Calendaring as Empathetic History: Mary Anne Everett Green and the Letters of Henrietta Maria

Mary Spongberg

Mary Spongberg is Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and Professor of History at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. She has published widely on the history of women & feminism, gender, and the body. She is the editor of the Companion to Women’s Historical Writing (2005) and is on the editorial board of Women’s History Review. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Women Writers and the Nation’s Past, 1790–1860 : Empathetic Histories

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...In 1857, Mary Anne Everett Green published an edition of the letters of Henrietta Maria, queen consort of Charles I. Green’s decision to publish these letters was a bold one. From the time of her arrival in England in 1625, Henrietta Maria...

Cycling in the age of motoring

Neil Carter

Neil Carter is Senior Research Fellow at the International Centre for Sports History and Culture, De Montfort University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Cycling and the British : A Modern History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...In an early scene from the 1960 film Saturday Night and Sunday Morning, the main character, Arthur Seaton, is riding home on his bike – a racer – along with many of his fellow workers, after finishing his shift at the Raleigh factory...

Conclusion

Mary Spongberg

Mary Spongberg is Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and Professor of History at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. She has published widely on the history of women & feminism, gender, and the body. She is the editor of the Companion to Women’s Historical Writing (2005) and is on the editorial board of Women’s History Review. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Women Writers and the Nation’s Past, 1790–1860 : Empathetic Histories

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...When I began this book, I thought of it as a set of case studies of women historians in the nineteenth century. Now, however, I have come to think of the book as documenting that which had been lost in the transition from Hume to Hallam...

Indian Summer and Long Winter

Chris Wrigley

C.J. Wrigley is Professor of Modern British History at the University of Nottingham. He is the author of numerous books including 'A.J.P. Taylor: A Complete Annotated Bibliography and Guide to His Historical and Other Writings'. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A.J.P. Taylor : Radical Historian of Europe

I.B.Tauris, 2006

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...The arrival of Éva at Twisden Road in April 1978 rejuvenated Alan Taylor. He was acutely aware that she had great expectations of an intellectual social life in London, with part of it centred around him. His love for her, his wish to try...

Mellow Elder Statesman

Chris Wrigley

C.J. Wrigley is Professor of Modern British History at the University of Nottingham. He is the author of numerous books including 'A.J.P. Taylor: A Complete Annotated Bibliography and Guide to His Historical and Other Writings'. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A.J.P. Taylor : Radical Historian of Europe

I.B.Tauris, 2006

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...After 1965 Alan Taylor seemed to many people to have mellowed. The storm over The Origins of the Second World War had lessened and English History 1914–1945 was received mostly with warm acclaim. He was no longer competing within Oxford...

‘Isn’t Dinner Ready?’: Spatializing Working-Class Home and Marriage in Camden

Alexa Neale

Alexa Neale is Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow in Historical Criminology at the University of Sussex, UK. She is currently researching crime narratives and the meaning of evidence in a project titled ‘Black Books: The Institutional Memory of Hanging and Mercy at the Home Office’. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Photographing Crime Scenes in 20th-Century London : Microhistories of Domestic Murder

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Encountering Prebend Street Police Constable Alexander Hall rocked gently on his heels as he stood watching...

Caroline of Brunswick as Anne Boleyn: Dissenting Women Writers and Historical ‘Memoir’

Mary Spongberg

Mary Spongberg is Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and Professor of History at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. She has published widely on the history of women & feminism, gender, and the body. She is the editor of the Companion to Women’s Historical Writing (2005) and is on the editorial board of Women’s History Review. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Women Writers and the Nation’s Past, 1790–1860 : Empathetic Histories

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...During the Regency, two Dissenting women writers, Lucy Aikin and Elizabeth Benger, both members of the famed Aikin–Barbauld circle, produced studies of Tudor queens. In 1818, Lucy Aikin published Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth...

‘She Wore No Ring’: Picturing Sexual Jealousy and Provocation in Bloomsbury

Alexa Neale

Alexa Neale is Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow in Historical Criminology at the University of Sussex, UK. She is currently researching crime narratives and the meaning of evidence in a project titled ‘Black Books: The Institutional Memory of Hanging and Mercy at the Home Office’. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Photographing Crime Scenes in 20th-Century London : Microhistories of Domestic Murder

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Encountering Torrington Square After some fifteen years in the Photographic Section at Scotland Yard, James O’Brien reflected in 1936, he was finally seeing the scenes of crime...

Agnes Strickland’s Mary Beatrice of Modena and the Politics of 1688

Mary Spongberg

Mary Spongberg is Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and Professor of History at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. She has published widely on the history of women & feminism, gender, and the body. She is the editor of the Companion to Women’s Historical Writing (2005) and is on the editorial board of Women’s History Review. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Women Writers and the Nation’s Past, 1790–1860 : Empathetic Histories

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...In 1850, Agnes Strickland published her Historic Scenes and Poetic Fancies, a series of short historical sketches accompanied by poems relating to the factual events described. Historic Scenes marked a shift away from the royal biographies...

Marie Antoinette, Mary Wollstonecraft and the Emergence of Empathetic History

Mary Spongberg

Mary Spongberg is Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and Professor of History at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. She has published widely on the history of women & feminism, gender, and the body. She is the editor of the Companion to Women’s Historical Writing (2005) and is on the editorial board of Women’s History Review. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Women Writers and the Nation’s Past, 1790–1860 : Empathetic Histories

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...The initial reception of Edmund Burke’s Reflections on the Revolution in France revealed forcefully the extent to which his representation of queenship unsettled English readers. Both his supporters and his detractors believed that his...