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Poetry and Allegiance in the English Civil Wars: Marvell and the Cause of Wit

Nicholas McDowell
Format
Book
Published
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2008.
Language
English
ISBN
9780199278008, 0199278008
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Summary
This is an exploration of the things which united, rather than divided, poets during the English Civil Wars, focusing less on conflicts between 'Cavaliers' and 'Roundheads' than on the friendships and shared literary enthusiasms of men of various political allegiance.
Contents
  • Social contexts of Marvell's lyric verse, 1646-1648
  • Milton, John Hall, and cultural communities in post-war London, 1646-1647
  • Richard Lovelace and the end of court culture, 1647-1649
  • Marvell and the end of court culture, 1648-1649
  • Allegiance, patronage, and the reception of Marvell's verse, 1649-1650.
Description
295 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-287) and index.
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