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Author Crawforth, Hannah Jane, 1980-

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

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


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (232 pages)
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references 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.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Etymology.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Crawforth, Hannah Jane. Etymology and the invention of English in early modern literature. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013 xi, 218 pages 9781107041769 (DLC) 2013018455
ISBN 9781107041769 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781107468870 (e-book)

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