The Cambridge History of Early Modern English Literature

Synopsis

This is a comprehensive history of English literature written in Britain between the Reformation and the Restoration. While it focuses on England, literary effort in Scotland and Ireland is also covered, with occasional references to Wales and Ireland. This literary history by an international team of scholars is essential reading for students and scholars of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English literature, culture, and history.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • David Loewenstein
  • Janel Mueller
  • Kenneth Charlton
  • Margaret Spufford
  • Harold Love
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2003