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Early Modern Literature in History

Re-imagining Western European Geography in English Renaissance Drama

Authors: Matei-Chesnoiu, M.

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Matei-Chesnoiu examines the changing understanding of world geography in sixteenth-century England and the concomitant involvement of the London theatre in shaping a new perception of Western European space. Fresh readings are offered of Shakespeare, Jonson, Marlowe, Middleton, Dekker, Massinger, Marston, and others.

About the authors

Monica Matei-Chesnoiu is Professor of English literature at Ovidius University of Constanta, Romania.

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"This is an intriguing book with wide cross-disciplinary appeal, engaging with literary, political, historical and geographical texts to show the interwoven nature of places, peoples, events and representations." - Literature & History


Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction: Dramatic Geographies of the Self

    Matei-Chesnoiu, Monica

    Pages 1-12

  • Geography as the Eye of History

    Matei-Chesnoiu, Monica

    Pages 13-39

  • Romanticized France in the English Imagination

    Matei-Chesnoiu, Monica

    Pages 40-75

  • Shifting Views of the German Principalities

    Matei-Chesnoiu, Monica

    Pages 76-104

  • Geography and Trade: The Low Countries and Denmark

    Matei-Chesnoiu, Monica

    Pages 105-137

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eBook $79.99
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Hardcover $100.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $90.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-34950-0
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Re-imagining Western European Geography in English Renaissance Drama
Authors
Series Title
Early Modern Literature in History
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-02933-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137029331
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-36630-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34950-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 220
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