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Civil idolatry

desacralizing and monarchy in Spenser, Shakespeare, and Milton

by Richard F. Hardin

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Published by University of Delaware Press, Associated University Presses in Newark, Del, Cranbury NJ, London .
Written in English

  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 -- Political and social views,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Political and social views,
    • Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Political and social views,
    • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
    • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century,
    • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century,
    • Kings and rulers in literature,
    • Church and state in literature,
    • Monarchy in literature,
    • Religion in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-262) and index.

      StatementRichard F. Hardin.
      LC ClassificationsPR428.P6 H34 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination267 p. ;
      Number of Pages267
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1889309M
      ISBN 100874134269
      LC Control Number90050937

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