An Anthology of Texts in Manuscript and Print, 1550-1700
Much has been written about women of the English Renaissance, but few examples of women's writing from that era have been readily available until now. This remarkable anthology assembles for the first time 144 primary texts and documents written by women between 1550 and 1700 and reveals an...
Published December 8th 2003 by Routledge
Series: Longman Annotated Texts
This edition of Ben Jonson's four middle comedies places the works in the popular history and culture of the times, 1605-1614, and surveys the influences, both classical and contemporary, on Jonson as a playwright. On-the-page annotations recreate the audiences perception of the plays as...
Published April 8th 1997 by Routledge