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Author Landreth, David, 1973-

Title The face of mammon : the matter of money in English Renaissance literature / David Landreth.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  820.93553 L238f 2012    ---  Available
Description xii, 348 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. Mammon in the Tudor common wealth -- At home with mammon: matter, money, and memory in The faerie queene and The jew of Malta -- Monetary policy in King John and Measure for measure -- Dismembering the ducat in The merchant of Venice -- Wit without money in Donne and Nashe.
Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Money in literature.
Coinage in literature.
Wealth in literature.
Material culture in literature.
Money -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.
Money -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
ISBN 9780199773299 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0199773297 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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