Control of Religious Printing in Early Stuart England
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BeschreibungComparative analysis of a range of religious texts published over a period of thirty reveals shifts in doctrinal bias and illustrates the operation of press controls during the period.
InhaltsverzeichnisDifferences of opinion; the "Trent" outrage; observations from experience; the political debate; the Confederacy's partisans; who supported the Union?
PortraitS. MUTCHOW TOWERS is at the Folger Shakespeare Library.
PressestimmenConsiderably more nuanced than previous considerations of the topic, and it is a good model of valid historical argument... It also provides a narrative in its own right of the course of censorship in the period, which can profitably inform both literary and historical studies pertaining to religious literature, censorship, the Civil War, and the history of the Church of England. SEVENTEENTH CENTURY NEWS (A) fascinating new study... (the author's) excellent scholarship and persuasive conclusions make this a volume that should be welcomed enthusiastically. JOURNAL OF THE EARLY BOOK SOCIETY Meticulously argued, methodologically sane.this book will surely become an essential point of reference in future discussions of early modern print regulation. JOURNAL OF ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY
Untertitel: 'Studies in Modern British Reli'. Uitgawe. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BOYDELL & BREWER INC
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2003
Seitenanzahl: 312 Seiten