The Chorus of History : Literary-Historical Relations in Renaissance Britain, 1485-1558 by A.M. Kinghorn


Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good. 1971. Blandford Press. 1st Edition, 1st printing. Stock Image

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Writing of history in the early renaissance -- Architecture, the graphic arts and music -- Influence of European learning in England -- New movements: exploration, science and religious reformation -- Retreating middle ages: prose and the new bible -- Changing language: standard English and middle scots -- James III and IV of Scotland: Henryson and Dunbar as commentators on the times -- Poet of Henry VIII's court: Wyatt and survey -- Poetry and drama as a mirror of history