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Cody, Lisa. “Introduction.” Writings on Medicine. Burlington, Vermont:  Ashgate Publishing, 2002.


Field, Catherine. “‘Sweet Practicer, Thy Physic Will I Try’:  Helena and her ‘Good Receipt’ in All’s Well That Ends Well.” In All’s Well That Ends Well: New Critical Essays, edited by Gary Waller, 194–208.  New York:  Routledge, 2007. 


Fissell, Mary, intro and ed.  Bulletin of the History of Medicine [special issue on Women, Health, and Healing in Early Modern Europe] 82 (2008).


Green, Monica. Making Women’s Medicine Masculine: The Rise of Male Authority in Pre-Modern Gynaecology Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 2008.


-----. Women’s Healthcare in the Medieval West, Texts and Contexts Burlington, Vermont:  Ashgate Publishing, 2000.


Hunter, Lynette, and Sarah Hutton, eds. Women, Science, and Medicine 1500-1700:  Mothers and Sisters of the Royal Society Stroud, Gloucestershire:  Sutton Publishing, 1997.


Hurd-Mead, Kate Campbell.  A History of Women in Medicine, form the Earliest Times to the Beginning of the Nineteenth Century. Haddam, Connecticut:  The Haddam Press, 1938.


Jeffers, Robert H.  The Friends of John Gerard (1545-1612): Surgeon and Botanist Falls Village, Connecticutt: The Herb Grower Press, 1967.


Kerwin, William. “Medea's traces: Women Practitioners in History and Drama.” Beyond the Body: The Boundaries of Medicine and English Renaissance Drama Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2005. 62–96.


Laroche, Rebecca.  Medical Authority and Englishwomen’s Herbal Texts, 1550–1650 Burlington, Vermont:  Ashgate Publishing, 2009.


Leong, Elaine, and Sara Pennell.  “Recipe Collections and the Currency of Medical Knowledge in the Early Modern ‘Medical Marketplace.’” In Medicine and the Market in England and Its Colonies, c. 1450–1850, edited by Mark S. R. Jenner and Patrick Wallis, 132–53.  Basingstoke, Hampshire:  Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.


Loftis, John, ed. The Memoirs of Anne, Lady Halkett and Ann, Lady Fanshawe Oxford:  Clarendon Press, 1979.


Mirabella, Bella.  “‘Quacking Delilahs’: Female Mountebanks in Early Modern England and Italy.” In Women Players in England, 1500–1600:  Beyond the All-Male Stage, edited by Pamela Allen Brown and Peter Parolin, 89–105.  Burlington, Vermont:  Ashgate Publishing, 2005.


Munkhoff, Richelle.  “Searchers of the Dead: Authority, Marginality, and the Interpretation of the Plague in England, 1574–1665.” Gender & History 11.1 (April 1999): 1–29.


Nagy, Doreen.  Popular Medicine in Seventeenth-Century England. Bowling Green, Ohio: Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 1988.


Orlin, Lena. “Gertrude’s Closet.” Shakespeare Jahrbuch 134 (1998): 44-67.


Paster, Gail.  Humoring the Body:  Emotions and the Shakespearean Stage. Chicago:  University of Chicago Press, 2004.


Pennell, Sara. “Perfecting Practice? Women, Manuscript Recipes, and Knowledge in Early Modern England.” In Early Modern Women’s Manuscript Writing, edited by Victoria E. Burke and Jonathan Gibson, 237–58. Aldershot, England: Ashgate Publishing, 2004.


Pollock, Linda. With Faith and Physic: The Life of a Tudor Gentlewoman, Lady Grace Mildmay, 1552–1620. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1993.


Purkiss, Diane. The Witch in History:  Early Modern and Twentieth-Century Representations. New York: Routledge, 1996.


Rankin, Alisha. "Becoming an Expert Practitioner: Court Experimentalism and the Medical Skills of Anna of Saxony (1532-1585). " ISIS (2007) 98: 23–53.


Siraisi, Nancy G. Medieval & Early Renaissance Medicine: An Introduction to Knowledge and Practice. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1990.


Schiebinger, Londa. The Mind Has No Sex? Women in the Origins of Modern Science. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1985.


Sharpe, James. Witchcraft in Early Modern England. New York: Longman, 2001.


Shtier, Ann B. Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.


Spiller, Elizabeth. “Introduction.” Seventeenth-Century Women’s Recipe Books: Cooking, Physic and Chirurgery in the Works of Elizabeth Talbot Grey and Aletheia Talbot Howard. Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate Publishing, 2008.


Tannenbaum, Rebecca. The Healer’s Calling: Women and Medicine in Early New England. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 2002.


Wall, Wendy. Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity in Early Modern Drama. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002.


Wear, Andrew.  Knowledge and Practice in English Medicine, 1550–1680 Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2002.


Webster, Charles, ed.  Health, Medicine, and Mortality in the Sixteenth-Century Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 1979.


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