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Title: The Geneva Bible and the devotional reading and writing of early modern Woman
Author: Molekamp, Femke
ISNI:       0000 0001 3414 1221
Awarding Body: University of Sussex
Current Institution: University of Sussex
Date of Award: 2008
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This thesis researches the place of the Geneva Bible in the history of early modern female devotional reading and writing. The Geneva Bible was the most popular household bible during the Elizabethan, and some part of the Jacobean, period, enjoying extremely wide in circulation. This study emphasises the centrality of the Bible to the development of reading styles in this period. The Geneva Bible altered devotional reading practices, and confirmed the place of women in Protestant reading culture.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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