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Renaissance and reformations : an introduction to early modern English literature

Author: Michael Hattaway
Publisher: Malden, Ma. : Blackwell Pub., 2005.
Series: Blackwell introductions to literature, 12.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Designed for both students and general readers, this introduction to Renaissance and Reformation literature offers a description of early modern habits of writing and reading, of publication and stage performance. It considers the ways in which early modern writers constructed the past and designed the present, wrote about people and places, recovered and adapted classical genres, and tackled religious and secular  Read more...
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Hattaway, Michael.
Renaissance and reformations.
Malden, Ma. : Blackwell Pub., 2005
(DLC) 2005006591
(OCoLC)58546929
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Hattaway
ISBN: 9780470776131 0470776137 9780470777008 0470777001 1405150203 9781405150200 1405100443 9781405100441 1405100451 9781405100458 1280237538 9781280237539
OCLC Number: 214281995
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 253 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction : new worlds of words --
Speaking and writing --
Reading, publication, performance --
Forms ancient and modern --
Defining the past --
Designing the present --
Fictive persons and places --
Godliness.
Series Title: Blackwell introductions to literature, 12.
Responsibility: Michael Hattaway.
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This volume offers a description of early modern habits of writing and reading, of publication and stage performance, and of political and religious writing. An introduction to early modern  Read more...

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"A wonderful, bracing guide to Early Modern literature and culture. I admire Hattaway's deftness and skill at marking out the boundaries and illuminating what would otherwise lurk in the darkness." Read more...

 
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