Tradition and subversion in Renaissance literature : studies in Shakespeare, Spenser, Jonson, and Donne (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Tradition and subversion in Renaissance literature : studies in Shakespeare, Spenser, Jonson, and Donne

Author: Murray Roston
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : Duquesne University Press, ©2007.
Series: Medieval and Renaissance literary studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Roston offers detailed and essentially new analyses of works by Spenser, Shakespeare, Jonson, and Donne, arguing that the seemingly contradictory presence of traditional and subversive elements in their major works actually creates the source of much of their literary achievement"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roston, Murray.
Tradition and subversion in Renaissance literature.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : Duquesne University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)605948557
Online version:
Roston, Murray.
Tradition and subversion in Renaissance literature.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : Duquesne University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608055722
Named Person: William Shakespeare; Edmund Spenser; Ben Jonson; John Donne; John Donne; Ben Jonson; William Shakespeare; Edmund Spenser; William Shakespeare; Edmund Spenser; Ben Jonson; John Donne; William Shakespeare; Edmund Spenser; Ben Jonson; John Donne; William Shakespeare; Ben Jonson; John Donne
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Murray Roston
ISBN: 9780820703909 0820703907
OCLC Number: 76967113
Description: xiii, 258 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Sacred and secular in The merchant of Venice --
Hamlet and the stoic --
Spenser and the pagan gods --
Volpone, comedy or mordant satire? --
Donne and the meditative tradition.
Series Title: Medieval and Renaissance literary studies.
Responsibility: Murray Roston.
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"Roston offers detailed and essentially new analyses of works by Spenser, Shakespeare, Jonson, and Donne, arguing that the seemingly contradictory presence of traditional and subversive elements in their major works actually creates the source of much of their literary achievement"--Provided by publisher.

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