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Renaissance literature

Author: Stephen P Thompson
Publisher: San Diego, CA : Greenhaven Press, ©2001.
Series: Greenhaven Press companion to literary movements and genres.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nineteen essays examine the Renaissance period of literature, covering Italian Renaissance literature, the northern humanist movement, poetry forms, prose, and English Renaissance drama; also includes a chronology and a bibliography.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen P Thompson
ISBN: 0737704187 9780737704181 0737704195 9780737704198
OCLC Number: 44926938
Description: 220 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Italian humanism : recovering the past / Gloria K. Fiero --
The achievement of Petrarch / Charles G. Nauert --
Princes and courtiers : the writings of Machiavelli and Castiglione / E.R. Chamberlin --
Beginnings of the Northern Renaissance / Robert E. Lerner --
Erasmus's The praise of folly and the Humanist reform agenda / Clarence H. Miller --
Sir Thomas More and his Utopia / Burton A. Milligan --
The comic vision of Rabelais / M.A. Screech --
The conventions of Petrarchan poetry / Leonard Forster --
Edmund Spenser's The Faerie queene: educating the reader / Russell J. Meyer --
John Donne and the metaphysical poets / Richard Willmott --
The epic sensibility of Milton's Paradise lost / Merritt Y. Hughes --
Renaissance women writers / Katharina M. Wilson --
Montaigne and his readers / Richard L. Regosin --
The educational writings of Sir Francis Bacon / Brian Vickers --
Shakespeare's predecessors : Lyly, Greene, Kyd, and Marlowe / David Bevington --
Marlowe's Dr. Faustus and Renaissance aspiration / Roma Gill --
Shakespeare's earlier plays : history and romantic comedy / Derek Traversi --
Shakespeare's later plays : the achievement in tragedy / Philip Edwards --
Ben Jonson and the sensational Jacobean drama / Eugene P. Wright.
Series Title: Greenhaven Press companion to literary movements and genres.
Responsibility: Stephen P. Thompson, editor.

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Nineteen essays examine the Renaissance period of literature, covering Italian Renaissance literature, the northern humanist movement, poetry forms, prose, and English Renaissance drama; also includes a chronology and a bibliography.

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