Literature criticism from 1400 to 1800. Volume 89 [electronic resource] /
Michael L. LaBlanc, editor.
Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2003.
0787669709, 9780787669706
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Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2003.
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Chronicle Plays -- Andreas Gryphius, 1616-1664 -- Shakerley Marmion, 1603-1639 -- Thomas Nashe, 1567-1601.
Presents literary criticism on the works of writers of the period 1400-1800. Critical essays are selected from leading sources, including published journals, magazines, books, reviews, diaries, broadsheets, pamphlets, and scholarly papers. Criticism includes early views from the author's lifetime as well as later views, including extensive collections of contemporary analysis.
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Original: 484 p.
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Each print volume in this long-standing series profiles approximately 4-8 of the greatest writers and thinkers of the late Middle Ages, Renaissance and Restoration periods by providing full-text or excerpted criticism taken from books, magazines, literary reviews, newspapers and scholarly journals. Among those profiled in this volume are: Chronicle Plays Andreas Gryphius Shakerley Marmion Thomas Nashe
Table of Contents
Prefacep. vii
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Boardp. xiii
Chronicle Plays
Introductionp. 1
Representative Worksp. 2
Development of the Genrep. 2
Historiography and Literaturep. 33
Genre and Performancep. 56
Politics and Ideologyp. 88
Further Readingp. 106
Andreas Gryphius 1616-1664: German poet, playwright, and translatorp. 107
Shakerley Marmion 1603-1639: English playwright and poetp. 198
Thomas Nashe 1567-1601: English phamphleteer, essayist, satirist, poet, playwright, and fiction writerp. 244
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Author Indexp. 375
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Indexp. 471
LC Cumulative Nationality Indexp. 481
LC-89 Title Indexp. 483
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