Were Early Modern Lives Different?
Writing the Self in the Renaissance
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $150.00|
| Book Description: |
Should we assume that people who lived some time ago were quite similar to us or should we assume that they need to be thought of as alien beings with whom we have little in common? This specially commissioned collection explores this important issue through an analysis of the lives and work of a number of significant early modern writers. Shakespeare is analysed in a number of essays as authors ask whether we can learn anything about his life from reading the Sonnets and...