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Author Schwyzer, Philip.

Title Archaeologies of English Renaissance literature [electronic resource] / Philip Schwyzer.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 227 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-222) and index.
Contents Intimate disciplines : archaeology, literary criticism, and the traces of the dead -- Exhumation and ethnic conflict : colonial archaeology from St Erkenwald to Spenser in Ireland -- Dissolving images : monastic ruins in Elizabethan poetry -- Charnel knowledge : open graves in Shakespeare and Donne -- 'Mummy is become merchandise' : cannibals and commodities in the seventeenth century -- Readers of the lost urns : desire and disintegration in Thomas Browne's Urn-burial.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Archaeology in literature.
Ruins in literature.
Dead in literature.
Antiquities in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780199206605 (alk. paper)
0199206600 (alk. paper)

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