A Letter Touching a Colledge of Maids, or, a Virgin-Society. By B.C. Appended to St. Cyprian Bishop and Martyr, Anno 250. Of Discipline, Prayer, Patience. St. Basil the Great, Of Solitude

TitleA Letter Touching a Colledge of Maids, or, a Virgin-Society. By B.C. Appended to St. Cyprian Bishop and Martyr, Anno 250. Of Discipline, Prayer, Patience. St. Basil the Great, Of Solitude
Year for Search1675
AuthorsB[arksdale], C[lement](1609-87)
Tertiary AuthorsB., L.
Date Published1675
PublisherPtd. for Sam[uel] Keble
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

Proposal for a community of young women being educated. Most will leave for marriage. The inspiration was probably Anna Maria Schurman (1607-78), The Learned Maid or Whether a Maid May Be a Scholar? A Logick Exercise. [Trans. Clement Barksdale]. [London: Ptd. by John Redmayne, 1659]. Rpt. London: Virago Modern Classic, 1986.

Translation Note

Trans. C[lement] B[arksdale]. 

Holding Institutions

L, O

Author Note

(1609-87)

Full Text

1675 B[arksdale], C[lement] (1609-87). A Letter Touching a Colledge of Maids, or, a Virgin-Society. By B. C. Appended to St. Cyprian Bishop and Martyr, Anno 250. Of Discipline, Prayer, Patience. St. Basil the Great, Of Solitude. Trans. C[lement] B[arksdale]. London: Ptd. for Sam[uel] Keble. L, O

Proposal for a community of young women being educated. Most will leave for marriage. The inspiration was probably Anna Maria Schurman (1607-78), The Learned Maid or Whether a Maid May Be a Scholar? A Logick Exercise. [Trans. Clement Barksdale]. [London: Ptd. by John Redmayne, 1659]. Rpt. London: Virago Modern Classic, 1986.