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Renaissance Clothing and the Materials of Memory

Ann Rosalind Jones, Peter Stallybrass - Design - 2000 - 368 pages
This 2001 interpretation of literature and arts reveals how clothing and costume were critical to Renaissance culture.
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Historical Sociolinguistics: Language Change in Tudor and Stuart England

Terttu Nevalainen, Helena Raumolin-Brunberg - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 266 pages
This volume presents a sociolinguistic perspective on the history of the English language. Based on original empirical research, it discusses the social factors that promoted ...
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The Population History of Britain and Ireland 1500-1750

R. A. Houston, Robert Allan Houston - Business & Economics - 1995 - 90 pages
This concise 1995 volume for students reviews the literature on the population history of Britain and Ireland.
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Urbane and Rustic England: Cultural Ties and Social Spheres in the Provinces ...

Carl B. Estabrook - History - 1998 - 317 pages
The growth of English cities & towns after 1660 was remarkable. But what was the effect of this urban renaissance on villages & people whose roots were in the country? This ...
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Anthony Munday and Civic Culture: Theatre, History, and Power in Early ...

Tracey Hill - Drama - 2004 - 216 pages
Anthony Munday and civic culture is a full-scale study of a fascinating but hitherto neglected author set in the context of the city where he was born, lived and worked. Munday ...
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The Merchant Adventurers of England: the Company and the Crown, 1474-1564

Douglas R. Bisson - Business & Economics - 1993 - 136 pages
This book constitutes the first systematic treatment in English of the preeminent regulated company, the Merchant Adventurers of England, during the early sixteenth century ...
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Thomas East and Music Publishing in Renaissance England

Boulder Jeremy L. Smith Assistant Professor of Musicology University of Colorado - Music - 2003 - 248 pages
In the London of Shakespeare and William Byrd, Thomas East was the premier, often exclusive, printer of music. As he tells the story of this influential figure in early English ...
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Food in Shakespeare: Early Modern Dietaries and the Plays

Joan Fitzpatrick - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 166 pages
A study of common and exotic food in Shakespeare's plays, this book is the first to explore early modern English dietary literature to understand better the uses, as well as ...
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Heal Thyself: Nicholas Culpeper and the Seventeenth-Century Struggle to ...

Benjamin Woolley - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 402 pages
Presents the story of an herbal medicine pioneer, describing how he challenged seventeenth-century practitioners and describes how his book, Herbal, revolutionized medicine.
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