The Polished Cornerstone of the Temple. Queenly Libraries of the Enlightenment. Maria Luisa LOPEZ-VIDRIERO.

The Polished Cornerstone of the Temple. Queenly Libraries of the Enlightenment.

London: British Library, 2005,

First Edition. small octavo, printed wrappers. 112pp. British Library, Item #14615

Based on the Panizzi Lectures at the British Library in November 2004, this book looks at the impact of women's educational projects on female reading and book collecting in the royal courts of the 18th century. With 13 color and 41 black and white illustrations. New.

Price: $12.00