Order In Variety

Pub Date : 1991-01 | Author : Rebecca W. Crump | Publisher : University of Delaware Press

ISBN 10 : 087413420X
ISBN 13 : 9780874134209

English and American authors contribute poems and scholarly essays to this volume in order to reflect Standford's career as a poet and a gifted scholar. The contributions reflect a..

Shakespeare From The Margins

Pub Date : 1996-06-01 | Author : Patricia A. Parker | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 0226645851
ISBN 13 : 9780226645858

In the interpretation of Shakespeare, wordplay has often been considered inconsequential, frequently reduced to a decorative "quibble." But in Shakespeare from the Margins: Languag..

The Mysteries Of Elizabeth I

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Kirby Farrell | Publisher : Univ of Massachusetts Press

ISBN 10 : 1558492313
ISBN 13 : 9781558492318

The essays in this volume shed new light on Elizabeth I, exposing many of the public and private fantasies that she and her subjects used to manage their relations. Elizabeth was r..

The Performance Of Conviction

Pub Date : 1994 | Author : Kenneth John Emerson Graham | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 0801428718
ISBN 13 : 9780801428715

Belief or skepticism, obedience or resistance to authority, theatricality or stoic self-possession - Kenneth J. E. Graham explores these alternatives in the culture of early modern..

Convention 1500 1750

Pub Date : 1980 | Author : Lawrence Manley | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674170156
ISBN 13 : 9780674170155

A major reinterpretation of the development of European literary theory, this wide-ranging study offers a new approach to ways of thinking about man's work in general. This book is..

Poets And The Visual Arts In Renaissance England

Pub Date : 2012-03-14 | Author : Norman K. Farmer, Jr. | Publisher : University of Texas Press

ISBN 10 : 9780292744400
ISBN 13 : 0292744404

In the twentieth century, the pioneering work of such art historians as Erwin Panofsky and Edgar Wind heightened our awareness of the relationship between Renaissance literature an..