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Author Werth, Tiffany Jo.

Title The fabulous dark cloister : romance in England after the Reformation / Tiffany Jo Werth.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (247 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [199]-221) and index.
Contents Introduction: the fabulous dark cloister: Fabulous texts -- Fabulous romance and abortive reform in Philip Sidney and Edmund Spenser -- Saint or martyr? reforming the romance heroine in the New Arcadia and Pericles -- Superstitious readers: Glozing phantastes in the Faerie queene -- "Soundly washed" or interpretively redeemed? labor and reading in Lady Mary Wroth's Urania -- Coda: exceptional romance.
Note Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed December 4, 2013).
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Pericles.
Sidney, Philip, 1554-1586. Arcadia.
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599. Faerie queene.
Wroth, Mary, Lady, approximately 1586-approximately 1640. Countesse of Mountgomeries Urania.
Protestantism and literature -- History -- 16th century.
Reformation -- England.
Religion and literature -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Romances, English -- History and criticism.
Romanticism -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
ISBN 9781421403014
9781421404400 (electronic bk.)

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