Literature, Religion, and the Evolution of Culture, 1660-1780
||Weinbrot, Howard D.|
|Publication Date:||Mar 2013|
| Publisher:||Johns Hopkins University Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $63.00|
| Book Description: |
Literature, Religion, and the Evolution of Culture, 1660-1780 chronicles changes in contentious politics and religion and their varied representations in British letters from the mid-seventeenth to the late eighteenth century. An uncertain trend toward tolerance and away from painful discord significantly influenced authors who reflected on and enhanced germane aspects of British literary and intellectual life. The movement was stymied during the painful Gordon Riots in June...