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Author Crawforth, Hannah Jane, 1980- author.

Title Etymology and the invention of English in early modern literature / Hannah Crawforth, Lecturer in Early Modern Literature, King's College, London.

Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.


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Description xi, 218 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-210) and index.
Contents Introduction: Etymology in early modern literature -- Etymology and estrangement in the poems of Edmund Spenser -- Etymology and textual time in the masques of Ben Jonson -- Etymology and place in Donne's sermons -- Etymology and the ends of idealism in Milton's prose -- Conclusion: A world in a word.
Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Etymology.
English language -- Early modern -- Etymology. (OCoLC)fst01711227
English literature -- Early modern. (OCoLC)fst01710960
Poetics. (OCoLC)fst01067682
Spenser, Edmund, 1552-1599.
Donne, John, 1572-1631.
Milton, John, 1608-1674.
Jonson, Ben, 1573-1637.
Chronological Term 1500 - 1700
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
ISBN 9781107041769 (hardback : alk. paper)
1107041767 (hardback : alk. paper)

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