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Renaissance literature and culture

Author: Lisa Hopkins; Matthew Steggle
Publisher: London : Continuum, 2006.
Series: Introductions to British literature and culture series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The guide to Renaissance Literature and Culture provides students with the ideal introduction to literature and its context from 1533-1642, including: - the historical, cultural and intellectual background including religion, politics, exploration and visual culture - major writers and genres including Spenser, Sidney, Marlowe, Shakespeare and Jonson - concise explanations of key terms needed to understand the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hopkins, Lisa.
Renaissance literature and culture.
London : Continuum, 2006
(DLC) 2007273355
(OCoLC)71239255
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Hopkins; Matthew Steggle
ISBN: 9781441191199 1441191194 9781441104823 1441104828 1846841771 9781846841774
OCLC Number: 608028783
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (144 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1 Historical, Cultural and Intellectual Context; Politics and economics; Religion; Science and technology; Art and culture; Social structures; 2 Literature in the Renaissance; Major genres; Poetry; Drama; Prose; Literary movements; Metaphysical poetry; Women's writing; Protestant poetics; The baroque; 3 Critical Approaches; Historical overview; Key issues and debates; 4 Resources for Independent Study; Chronology of key historical and cultural events; Glossary of key terms and concepts; Further reading and resources; Referencing
Series Title: Introductions to British literature and culture series.
Responsibility: Lisa Hopkins and Matthew Steggle.

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Provides students with an introduction to literature and its context from 1533-1642, including: the historical, cultural and intellectual background including religion, politics, exploration and  Read more...

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