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Culture and society in the Stuart Restoration : literature, drama, history

Culture and society in the Stuart Restoration : literature, drama, history

Author: Gerald M MacLean
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York, N.Y. : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

How did women and men accommodate themselves to the dramatic changes of seventeenth-century Britain? This study by leading historians and literary and cultural critics shows how traditional forms of  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald M MacLean
ISBN: 0521416051 9780521416054 052147566X 9780521475662 0521141605 9780521141604
OCLC Number: 30671334
Description: xvi, 292 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Literature, culture, and society in Restoration England / Gerald MacLean --
The quest for consensus : the Lord Mayor's Day Shows in the 1670s / John Patrick Montaño --
Politics and the Restoration masque : the case of Dido and Aeneas / Andrew R. Walkling --
Factionary politics : John Crowe's Henry VI / Nancy Klein Maguire --
Pepys and the private parts of monarchy / James Grantham Turner --
Milton, Samson Agonistes, and the Restoration / Blair Worden --
Milton, Dryden, and the politics of literary controversy / Steven N. Zwicker --
"Is he like other men?" : the meaning of the Principia mathematica, and the author as idol / Robert Iliffe --
A woman's best setting out is silence : the writings of Hannah Wolley / Elaine Hobby --
Obedient subjects? The loyal self in some later seventeenth-century Royalist women's memoirs / N.H. Keeble --
Seventeenth-century Quaker women : displacement, colonialism, and anti-slavery discourse / Moira Ferguson --
Republicanism, absolutism and universal monarchy : English popular sentiment during the third Dutch war / Steven C.A. Pincus --
Reinterpreting the "glorious revolution" : Catharine Macaulay and radical response / Bridget Hill.
Responsibility: edited by Gerald MacLean.
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"The high level of scholarship now being produced is well represented in Gerald MacLean's new collection of essays....The book as a whole is well-presented..." D.R. Woolf, Dalhousie Review "This Read more...

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