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An empire nowhere : England, America, and literature from "Utopia" to "The Tempest

Author: Jeffrey Knapp
Publisher: Berkeley ; Los Angeles : Univ. of California Press, 1994.
Series: New historicism, 16.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This monograph explores the strange combination of literary expansion and national isolation that characterized England's literary Renaissance. It reveals how the discovery of the New World not only  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Knapp
ISBN: 0520073622 9780520073623
OCLC Number: 490247169
Description: 1 v. (XVI-387 p.) ; 24 cm
Series Title: New historicism, 16.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Knapp.


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