In Defiance of Time: Antiquarian Writing in Early Modern England

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In Defiance of Time explores the emergence of antiquarianism in early modern England, from its first flourishing in the mid-Tudor period through to its seventeenth-century heyday. A vibrant antiquarian culture emerged, which reached beyond scholarly and historical circles, and had a profound influence on the literature and thought of the period. Examining the influences on that development of that culture, this book argues that the origins of English antiquarianism need to be found in the methods and practices of ...

In Defiance of Time: Antiquarian Writing in Early Modern England 2010, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199566198

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