Seager, Jane

Jessica Malay

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Jane Seager was a poet, translator, and miniature artist working at the end of the sixteenth century. Her family was established as scriveners and artists, serving at the margins of Queen Elizabeth I’s court. Seager translated Latin, was aware of the latest cryptographic innovations, and participated in the gift exchange culture of the Elizabethan court. Only one of her productions survives.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Palgrave Encyclopedia of Early Modern Women's Writing
EditorsPatricia Pender, Rosalind Smith
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan, Cham
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9783030015374
ISBN (Print)9783030015374
Publication statusPublished - 8 Dec 2022


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