Table of contents for Women, language and grammar in Italy, 1500-1900 / by Helena Sanson.

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Prologue: On Grammar and Women
1. Grammatica: the key to knowledge
2. The Spoken Language, the Written Language
3. The Scope of this Book
PART I (Sixteenth-Seventeenth Centuries)
1. Women, the Vernacular, and Classical Languages
2. Women and Vernacular Grammar
PART TWO (Eighteenth-Early Nineteenth Centuries)
3. Women and Language in the Secolo delle donne
4. Knowledge and Language 'for the ladies'
PART THREE (The Nineteenth Century)
5. Women and the Mother Tongue in the Ottocento
6. Women Writing on Language

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Women -- Italy -- Language -- History.
Italian language -- History.
Italian language -- Grammar -- History.
Women -- Italy -- Intellectual life.