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Literature, Satire and the Early Stuart State
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Andrew McRae
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Andrew McRae examines the relation between literature and politics at a pivotal moment in English history. He argues that the most influential and incisive political satire in this period may be found in manuscript libels, scurrilous pamphlets and a range of other material written and circulated under the threat of
Literature and Political Intellection in Early Stuart England
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Todd Butler
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-17 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Drawing upon a myriad of literary and political texts, Literature and Political Intellection in Early Stuart England charts how some of the Stuart period's major challenges to governance—the equivocation of recusant Catholics, the parsing of one's civil and religious obligations, the composition and distribution of subversive texts, and the increasing
Stuart Succession Literature
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Paulina Kewes, Andrew McRae
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Moments of royal succession, which punctuate the Stuart era (1603-1714), occasioned outpourings of literature. Writers, including most of the major figures of the seventeenth century from Jonson, Daniel, and Donne to Marvell, Dryden, and Behn, seized upon these occasions: to mark the transition of power; to reflect upon the political
Manuscript Verse Collectors and the Politics of Anti-Courtly Love Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Joshua Eckhardt
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-21 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This book reappraises the work of early-seventeenth-century collectors of English Renaissance poetry in manuscript. The verse miscellanies, or poetry anthologies, of these collectors have long attracted the attention of literary editors looking for texts by individual, major authors, and they have more recently interested historians for their poems on affairs
Teaching Early Modern English Literature from the Archives
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Heidi Brayman Hackel, Ian Frederick Moulton
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-01 - Publisher: Modern Language Association

The availability of digital editions of early modern works brings a wealth of exciting archival and primary source materials into the classroom. But electronic archives can be overwhelming and hard to use, for teachers and students alike, and digitization can distort or omit information about texts. Teaching Early Modern English