Skip to main content

Citing Hester Pulter

When citing Hester's Pulter's poems in the second essay, make sure you include:

Name, 'title of poem', Online Edition (date edition was accessed)

ie. Lady Hester Pulter, 'On the Same [I]', Online Edition (14/04/2009)

 

If the poem is long, it would also be useful to include the line number (or numbers) to which you're referring.

ie.(when referencing a single line): 

Lady Hester Pulter, 'Alithea's Pearl', Online Edition (14/04/2009), l. 10

or (when reference multiple lines):

Lady Hester Pulter, 'The invitation into the Countrey to my D:D: MP: PP 164[7] when his sacred Majestie was at unhappy home', Online Edition (14/04/2009), ll. 15-25, 35-40 

 

If the title is long, make sure you include the full title the first time you refer to the poem but all other references can be abbreviated.

ie. (first reference):

Lady Hester Pulter, 'The invitation into the Countrey to my D:D: MP: PP 164[7] when his sacred Majestie was at unhappy home', Online Edition (14/04/2009), ll. 15-25, 35-40 

All other references:

Lady Hester Pulter, 'The invitation into the Countrey' (14/04/2009), l. 15