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16th and 17th Century Literature

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1. Cover image for 'The Media Players'
Shakespeare, Middleton, Jonson, and the Idea of News
Stephen Wittek
News culture in England grew—not coincidentally—as a spectacular era of theatrical production and innovation reigned
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Shakespeare, Middleton, Jonson, and the Idea of News
Stephen Wittek
News culture in England grew—not coincidentally—as a spectacular era of theatrical production and innovation reigned
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Shakespeare, Middleton, Jonson, and the Idea of News
Stephen Wittek
News culture in England grew—not coincidentally—as a spectacular era of theatrical production and innovation reigned
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2. Cover image for 'Shipwrecked'
Disaster and Transformation in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World
James V. Morrison

Four thousand years of shipwrecks in literature and film

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Disaster and Transformation in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World
James V. Morrison
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3. Cover image for 'Mediating Culture in the Seventeenth-Century German Novel'
Eberhard Werner Happel, 1647-1690
Gerhild Scholz Williams

A fascinating and exciting reevaluation of the 17th-century novels of Eberhard Happel

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Eberhard Werner Happel, 1647-1690
Gerhild Scholz Williams
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4. Cover image for 'The Immaterial Book'
Reading and Romance in Early Modern England
Sarah Wall-Randell

An examination of representations of books and reading in 16th- and 17th-century English romance texts and the myths and metaphors these representations create, perpetuate, and reimagine

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Reading and Romance in Early Modern England
Sarah Wall-Randell
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5. Cover image for 'Manning the Margins'
Masculinity and Writing in Seventeenth-Century France

The first book-length study of writing, men, and masculinity in seventeenth-century France

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Paper 2009 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "Manning the Margins" to Cart
6. Cover image for 'Early Modern Autobiography'
Theories, Genres, Practices
Ronald Bedford, Lloyd Davis and Philippa Kelly, Editors
Explores the diversity and creativity of early modern life-writing
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Paper 2006 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Early Modern Autobiography" to Cart
7. Cover image for 'The Afterlife of Pope Joan'
Deploying the Popess Legend in Early Modern England
Craig M. Rustici
Investigates representations of the legend of Pope Joan in Early Modern England and their implications on social, political, and religious thought
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7. Cover image for 'The Afterlife of Pope Joan'
Deploying the Popess Legend in Early Modern England
Craig M. Rustici
Investigates representations of the legend of Pope Joan in Early Modern England and their implications on social, political, and religious thought
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8. Cover image for 'Sublimity and Skepticism in Montaigne and Milton'
David L. Sedley
Boldly investigates the relationship between the sublime as an aesthetic category and the emergence of skepticism as a philosophical problem
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9. Cover image for 'Strong Voices, Weak History'
Early Women Writers and Canons in England, France, and Italy
Pamela J Benson and Victoria Kirkham, Editors
Reveals how medieval and Renaissance women won acclaim in their contemporary canons, and offers reasons for the decline of their reputation in later ages
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Paper 2005 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Strong Voices, Weak History" to Cart
10. Cover image for 'Shakespeare Behind Bars'
One Teacher's Story of the Power of Drama in a Women's Prison
Jean Trounstine
An inspirational story for all teachers
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Paper 2004 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "Shakespeare Behind Bars" to Cart
11. Cover image for 'Albrecht Durer's Renaissance'
Humanism, Reformation, and the Art of Faith
David Hotchkiss Price
This lavishly illustrated book provides a fresh and challenging new perspective on the life and Work of Dürer
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Hardcover 2003 $90.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Albrecht Durer's Renaissance" to Cart
12. Cover image for 'The Stage Life of Props'
Andrew Sofer
Fresh and provocative readings of familiar stage objects provide new ways of understanding theater, dramatic literature, and culture
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12. Cover image for 'The Stage Life of Props'
Andrew Sofer
Fresh and provocative readings of familiar stage objects provide new ways of understanding theater, dramatic literature, and culture
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13. Cover image for 'Managing Readers'
Printed Marginalia in English Renaissance Books
William W. E. Slights
A sideways look at books that sheds light on the activities of authors, printers, and readers during the English Renaissance
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Hardcover 2001 $90.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Managing Readers" to Cart
14. Cover image for 'The Culture of the Body'
Genealogies of Modernity
Dalia Judovitz
A cultural history of the evolution of the modern body, as glimpsed at six critical moments
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14. Cover image for 'The Culture of the Body'
Genealogies of Modernity
Dalia Judovitz
A cultural history of the evolution of the modern body, as glimpsed at six critical moments
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Paper 2001 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "The Culture of the Body" to Cart
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15. Cover image for 'Class, Critics, and Shakespeare'
Bottom Lines on the Culture Wars
Sharon O'Dair
A challenging critique of academic culture and its blindspots
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Paper 2000 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "Class, Critics, and Shakespeare" to Cart
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15. Cover image for 'Class, Critics, and Shakespeare'
Bottom Lines on the Culture Wars
Sharon O'Dair
A challenging critique of academic culture and its blindspots
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Paper 2000 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "Class, Critics, and Shakespeare" to Cart
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16. Cover image for 'Everyday English 1500-1700'
A Reader
Bridget Cusack, Editor
A rich compendium of historical texts that reflect the English spoken by ordinary citizens of the early modern period
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Hardcover 1999 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Everyday English 1500-1700" to Cart
17. Cover image for 'Shakespeare in Theory'
The Postmodern Academy and the Early Modern Theater
Stephen Bretzius
Witty and engaging essays on the links between contemporary literary theory and Shakespearean theater
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Hardcover 1998 $70.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Shakespeare in Theory" to Cart
18. Cover image for 'Major Women Writers of Seventeenth-Century England'
James Fitzmaurice, Carol L. Barash, Eugene R. Cunnar, Nancy A. Gutierrez, and Josephine A. Roberts, Editors
The first comprehensive anthology of seventeenth-century English women writers
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Paper 1997 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "Major Women Writers of Seventeenth-Century England" to Cart
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18. Cover image for 'Major Women Writers of Seventeenth-Century England'
James Fitzmaurice, Carol L. Barash, Eugene R. Cunnar, Nancy A. Gutierrez, and Josephine A. Roberts, Editors
The first comprehensive anthology of seventeenth-century English women writers
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Paper 1997 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "Major Women Writers of Seventeenth-Century England" to Cart
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19. Cover image for 'Gender in Play on the Shakespearean Stage'
Boy Heroines and Female Pages
Michael Shapiro
Cross-dressing in Shakespeare: a context for Elizabethan gender studies
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Paper 1996 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Gender in Play on the Shakespearean Stage" to Cart
20. Cover image for 'The Tremulous Private Body'
Essays on Subjection
Francis Barker
An ambitious study of literary, aesthetic, and philosophical authors on the modern subject versus the modern body
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Paper 1995 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "The Tremulous Private Body" to Cart
21. Cover image for 'The Place of the Stage'
License, Play, and Power in Renaissance England
Steven Mullaney
Probes English society in the age of Shakespeare
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Paper 1995 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "The Place of the Stage" to Cart
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Learning to Read George Herbert
James Boyd White
A fascinating, accessible book that takes the reader on an intellectual and spiritual journey
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Paper 1995 $48.50 Available Add Paper for ""This Book of Starres"" to Cart
23. Cover image for 'Devotions'
Upon Emergent Occasions, Together with Death's Duel
John Donne
Donne's reflections on body and soul
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Paper 1959 $21.95 Available Add Paper for "Devotions" to Cart
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