Women Writers Online (1526-1850)

Full-text collection of early women’s writing in English, published between 1526 and 1850, focusing on materials that are rare or inaccessible.

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1526 - 1850
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher Women Writers Project, Northeastern University
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types E-Books and E-Texts
  • Description The Women Writers Project is a long-term research project based at Northeastern University. It is devoted to early modern women's writing and electronic text encoding. Women Writers Online is a collection that provides full text access to over 420 works written in English by women in the pre-Victorian period. These texts include political, philosophical, and scientific writings as well as religious material, poetry, drama, fiction, and a huge variety of texts that don't fit into specific categories. (Updated irregularly)