Religion, Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain: Essays in Honour of Patrick Collinson

Religion, Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain: Essays in Honour of Patrick Collinson

by Anthony Fletcher
     
 

Seventeen distinguished historians of early modern Britain pay tribute to an outstanding scholar and teacher, presenting reviews of major areas of debate.See more details below

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Seventeen distinguished historians of early modern Britain pay tribute to an outstanding scholar and teacher, presenting reviews of major areas of debate.

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ISBN-13:
9780521028042
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
396
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

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Table of Contents

List of illustrations; List of contributors; Preface; List of abbreviations; Patrick Collinson Christopher Brooke; 1. Nicolas Pithou: experience, conscience and history in the French civil wars Mark Greengrass; 2. Elizabethan players and minstrels and the legislation of 1572 against retainers and vagabonds Peter Roberts; 3. Cleanliness and godliness in early modern England Keith Thomas; 4. Blood is their argument: men of war and soldiers in Shakespeare and others Michael Hattaway; 5. Pragmatic readers: knowledge transactions and scholarly services in late Elizabethan England Lisa Jardine and William Sherman; 6. The gardens of Sir Nicholas and Sir Francis Bacon: an enigma resolved and a mind explored Hassell Smith; 7. The Protestant idea of marriage in early modern England Anthony Fletcher; 8. James VI and I: furnishing the churches in his two kingdoms George Yule; 9. A British patriarchy? Ecclesiastical imperialism under the early Stuarts John Morrill; 10. The Anglo-Scottish Union 1603–1643: a success? Conrad Russell; 11. Popery, purity and Providence: deciphering the New England experiment Susan Hardman Moore; 12. Provincial preaching on the eve of the Civil War: some West Riding fast sermons William Sheils; 13. Popular form, Puritan content? Two Puritan appropriations of the murder pamphlet from mid-seventeenth-century London Peter Lake; 14. The two 'National Churches' of 1691 and 1829 William Lamont; Bibliography of the published writings of Patrick Collinson 1957–1992 Susan Wabuda; Index.

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