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Vagrant writing : social and semiotic disorders in the English renaissance

Author: Barry Taylor
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division, 1991.
Series: Theory/culture series, 9.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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<P><EM>Vagrant Writing</EM> addresses the semiotic dimension of social change in Renaissance England. Barry Taylor explores what happens to Tudor and Jacobean practices of writing when the ideology of the Word which underpins them must interpret, regulate and contain a social order undergoing radical transformation.</P>
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Taylor
ISBN: 9781487583958 1487583958
OCLC Number: 1096185178
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Vagrancy as Writing/Vagrant Writing; 1. The Semiotics of Settlement: Hooker's Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity; 2. Narcissus and the Usurer; 3. George Gascoigne: Writing Vagrantly; 4. The Instrumentality of Ornament': George Puttenham's Arte of English Poesie; 5. Mortality and the Utility of Courtship: Castiglione's Book of the Courtier; 6. The Radiant and the Reflective: Courtly Authority and Crisis in Jonson's Masques and Cynthia's Revels; Afterword; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Series Title: Theory/culture series, 9.
Responsibility: Barry Taylor.

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<P><EM>Vagrant Writing</EM> addresses the semiotic dimension of social change in Renaissance England. Barry Taylor explores what happens to Tudor and Jacobean practices of writing when the ideology of the Word which underpins them must interpret, regulate and contain a social order undergoing radical transformation.</P>

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