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Literature and nation in the sixteenth century

inventing Renaissance France

by Timothy Hampton

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- 16th century -- History and criticism,
  • Nationalism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-282) and index.

    StatementTimothy Hampton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ239 .H26 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 289 p. ;
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6776714M
    ISBN 100801437741
    LC Control Number00010240

    The Sixteenth Century () Literary works in sixteenth-century England were rarely if ever created in isolation from other currents in the social and cultural world. The boundaries that divided the texts we now regard as aesthetic from other texts that participated in the spectacles of power or the murderous conflicts of rival religious factions or the rhetorical strategies of erotic.   Of the three books I mentioned last week I was thinking of reading next (C.S. Lewis’s English Literature in the Sixteenth Century, Greer Gilman’s Moonwise and Cloud and Ashes, and Stephanie Burt’s The Poem Is You), I’ve selected English Literature in the Sixteenth Century, and I’m more than a third of the way through (I think I’ll try to be done by next week, .

    The seventeenth century was one of the most intense, vivid, and impactful centuries in Christian history. It was as if all the issues raised by the sixteenth-century Reformation were poured out into the seventeenth century and shaken violently, and the resulting explosive blend tipped out again to ignite the following centuries, right up to the present. Seeds in the Heart: Japanese Literature from Earliest Times to the Late Sixteenth Century Donald Keene Covering courtly fiction, Buddhist writings, war tales, diaries, poems, and more, Seeds in the Heart explores a vast and variegated treasury of writings.

    The Malleus Maleficarum did not exert its greatest influence until after the mid-sixteenth century, but it, too, became an essential part of the basic literature. Thus, the first relatively abundant literature of demonology and witchcraft preceded the age of persecutions in the late sixteenth century. The Sixteenth Century () Wild, remote place set apart from all the world ~ Roman poet Virgil o Still seemed like that in 16th century o To be sure some Continental travelers visited an wrote reports More wealthy Englishman traveling to the Continent o Obliged to learn other languages (Fr. It. Sp.) because very few people knew their language o Came home wearing .


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