Inventing Polemic: Religion, Print, and Literary Culture in Early Modern England

Inventing Polemic: Religion, Print, and Literary Culture in Early Modern England

by Jesse M. Lander
     
 

An investigation into the contexts of print, polemic, and religious debate in Renaissance literature.See more details below

Overview

An investigation into the contexts of print, polemic, and religious debate in Renaissance literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521838542
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/30/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
334
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The disorder of books; 1. Foxe's Books of Martyrs: printing and popularizing the Actes and Monuments; 2. Martin Marprelate and the fugitive text; 3. 'Whole Hamlets': Q1, Q2, and the work of distinction; 4. Printing Donne: poetry and polemic in the early seventeenth century; 5. Areopagitica and 'The True Warfaring Christian'; 6. Institutionalizing polemic: the rise and fall of Chelsea College; Epilogue: Polite learning.

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