Plans of Education; with Remarks on the Systems of Other Writers. In a Series of Letters Between Mrs. Darnford and Her Friends

TitlePlans of Education; with Remarks on the Systems of Other Writers. In a Series of Letters Between Mrs. Darnford and Her Friends
Year for Search1792
AuthorsReeve, Clara(1729-1807)
Date Published1792
PublisherPtd. for T. Hookham and J. Carpenter
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Female author
Annotation

Eutopia in the form of an epistolary novel. Begins as an essay on education but broadens into one on society as a whole and plans for the best one. Conservative in that it is hierarchical and women's education is in those things thought suitable for women.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. New York: Garland, 1974.

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Author Note

Female author (1729-1807).

Full Text

1792 Reeve, Clara (1729-1807). Plans of Education; with Remarks on the Systems of Other Writers. In a Series of Letters Between Mrs. Darnford and Her Friends. London: Ptd. for T. Hookham and J. Carpenter. Rpt. New York: Garland, 1974. O

Eutopia in the form of an epistolary novel. Begins as an essay on education but broadens into one on society as a whole and plans for the best one. Conservative in that it is hierarchical and women’s education is in those things thought suitable for women. Female author.