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Novel and society in Elizabethan England

by David Margolies

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Published by Croom Helm in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Literature and society -- England

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Margolies
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 196 p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14414973M
    ISBN 100709935005

    English literature - English literature - Elizabethan poetry and prose: English poetry and prose burst into sudden glory in the late s. A decisive shift of taste toward a fluent artistry self-consciously displaying its own grace and sophistication was announced in the works of Spenser and Sidney. It was accompanied by an upsurge in literary production that came to fruition in the s and. The novel takes place in England during the Elizabethan era through the Victorian era (covering a year span)- time is very fluid through the story. Virginia Woolf grew up in the later Victorian era and wrote the novel between the World Wars. At the beginning of the book, Orlando is a noble gentleman until one day he wakes up and.

    The Elizabethan court is beset by traitors at home and abroad as spies, rogues, and would-be usurpers of the throne vie for d, Tensions rise as threats to the realm abound. Traitors are plotting for Mary Queen of Scots to depose Elizabeth I and take . Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England by Dena Hunt This was a really interesting read if for no other reason than it examined the paranoia and cruelty extant around recusants during the latter part of Elizabeth 1 st ’s reign –

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Orlando: A Biography is a novel by Virginia Woolf, first published on 11 October A high-spirited romp inspired by the tumultuous family history of Woolf's lover and close friend the aristocratic poet and novelist Vita Sackville-West, it is arguably one of Woolf's most popular novels: a history of English literature in satiric form.

The book describes the adventures of a poet who changes Author: Virginia Woolf. In this book Ken Follet has created an historically accurate portrayal of Elizabethan England and the murky underworld of spies, plots and intrigue.

Using a mix of real and invented characters and events, the book tells the story of the reign of Elizabeth 1st and the civil wars and unrest that blighted Europe as different religious factions.

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pop. 65,), 94, sq mi (, sq km), on the British Isles, off W Europe. Although early forms of the novel are to be found in a number of places, including classical Rome, 10th– and 11th-century Japan, and Elizabethan England, the European novel is often said to have begun with Don Quixote in Early novels include works in Greek such as the Life of Aesop (c.

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I read this book largely because it is a historical novel set in Elizabethan England during a time when it was against the law to participate in Roman Catholic practices and I find that interesting particularly at a time when it appears Catholicism is once again not particularly popular /5(46).

Elizabethan literature refers to bodies of work produced during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I (–), and is one of the most splendid ages of English literature. Elizabeth I presided over a vigorous culture that saw notable accomplishments in the arts, voyages of discovery, the "Elizabethan Settlement" that created the Church of England, and the defeat of military threats from Spain.

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*Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester Author: Alan Kendall Published: Cassell, London () Details: Hardback. ISBN. The Elizabethan woman, moreover, was even a special representative of her sex. The rise of the middle-class, with its own culture, together with the changing attitudes implicit in the Reformation, brought forth a new kind of woman who could not be ticked off and classified.

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Swanston) has forsaken the leading character of his previous three novels, Thomas Hill, and started an affair with a new hero, this time in Elizabethan England. The character at the centre of his new novel, Incendium (Bantam, ), is ex-academic and ex-lawyer Dr Christopher Radcliff.

An intelligencer in the employ of the [ ]. For a country with a virgin queen, Elizabethan England was just stewing in sin. Or maybe it only seems that way from society’s portrayal in the books, plays, and pamphlets of the period. Maybe those authors, playwrights, and publishers understood the timeless craving for true crime stories, and happily fed people’s : Megan Campisi.