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Renaissance from 1500 to 1660 by Marion Wynne-Davies

Renaissance from 1500 to 1660 by Marion Wynne-Davies

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A guide to English literature from 1500 to 1600. It combines a series of critical essays on understanding Renaissance literature, Elizabethan and Jacobean drama, and the contemporary historical background, with a complimentary A to Z section of detailed entries.

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A guide to English literature from 1500 to 1660. It combines a series of critical essays on understanding Renaissance literature, Elizabethan and Jacobean drama, Renaissance poetry and the contemporary historical background, with a complementary A to Z section of detailed entries. This up-to-date alpabetical section includes references to, and bibliographies for major authors, plot summaries and critical discussions of principal works, glossaries of important literary terms, and supplementary theoretical background material. A full chronology is also provided, and comprehensive cross-referencing occurs throughout the book. This book provides both thorough descriptions of, and contemporary critical approaches to, texts from Spenser to Milton, from Shakespeare to Jonson, and Sir Thomas More to Elizabeth I. The editor of this work has also edited "Chaucer's Wife of Bath's Tale and Clerk's Tale" and "Gloriana's Face: Women, Public and Private in the English Renaissance".

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SKU GOR005602328
Title Renaissance from 1500 to 1660
Author Edited by Marion Wynne-Davies
Contributor N/A
Condition ACCEPTABLE
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Year Published 1994
Page Number 320
ISBN 0747519560
ISBN13 9780747519560
Cover Note Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
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Note This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and may be an ex library book.

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