Conrad, Susan Phinney.

Perish the thought : intellectual women in romantic America, 1830-1860 / Susan Phinney Conrad. - New York : Oxford University Press, 1976. - vi, 292 p. : ports. ; 22 cm.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [276]-283.

Mapping a country of the mind: 1830-1860 -- The beauty of a stricter method: Margaret Fuller, interpreter of Romanticism -- Women's history and feminist thought: Romantic discoveries and transformations -- Within the "phalanx of associated inquiry": intellectual women and the institutions of American feminism -- The "woman of letters" in transition.

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Women--United States--Biography.
Feminism--History.--United States
Women authors, American--Biography.
Romanticism--United States.


United States--Intellectual life--1783-1865.

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