English Funerary Elegy in the Seventeenth Century

Laws in Mourning

  • Andrea Brady

Part of the Early Modern Literature in History book series (EMLH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 214-265

About this book


This book analyzes the political, aesthetic, moral and religious developments in the period 1606-1660 and discusses the works of Donne, Jonson, Milton and early modern women's writing. Brady combines Literary Theory, social and cultural History, Psychology and Anthropology to produce exciting and original readings of neglected source material.


history John Milton literary theory psychology rhetoric

Authors and affiliations

  • Andrea Brady
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  1. 1.Brunel UniversityLondonUK

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