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  • n  a woman having literary or intellectual interests

  • Because Emerson was surrounded by people like volcanic bluestocking Margaret Fuller, semi-insane Greek Scholar Jones Very, zany Poet Ellery Channing and "this Gautama" Bronson .
  • A bit bored with her bluestocking image, Nancy recently joked that "I really should have been a showgirl with my long legs.
  • While collecting slops for her pigs from the kitchen of a bluestocking, Ann one day let slip that she wrote.
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  • BlueStocking Burly-Q brings modern class to retro sass
    The girls of Fort Collins' newest burlesque troupe BlueStocking Burly-Q want you to know there's a difference between 'naked' and 'nude,' and while they consider their show more 'tease' than 'sleaze,' they're not above a good dirty joke — just as long as
    June 27, 2013 - The Fort Collins Coloradoan

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