Anna Weamys

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Anna Weamys, sometimes referred to as Anne Weamys (fl. 1651) was an English author. Little is known of her life, but Weamys has been identified as the author of A Continuation of Sir Philip Sydney's Arcadia (1651), which appeared under the name 'Mrs A. W.' A modern (1994) edition of this book was edited by Patrick Cullen.

Further reading[edit]

  • Patrick Cullen, ‘Anna Weamys’, Encyclopedia of British women writers (1998)
  • Jennifer Richards, 'Anna Weamys's A Continuation of Sir Philip Sydney's Arcadia', Bulletin of the Society for Renaissance Studies, May 1995, pp. 20–4

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