The Seventeenth-century Literature Handbook, Hardback Book

The Seventeenth-century Literature Handbook Hardback

Edited by Robert C. Evans, Eric J. Sterling

Part of the Literature and Culture Handbooks series


The Seventeenth-Century Literature Handbook is an accessible, authoritative and comprehensive introduction to English literature in the seventeenth century.

It provides a one-stop resource for literature students, with the essential information and guidance needed at the beginning of a course through to the development of more advanced knowledge and skills.

It includes: - introductions to authors, texts and contexts- guides to key critics, concepts and topics- an overview of major critical approaches, changes in the canon and directions of current and future research - case studies in reading literary and critical texts- an annotated bibliography (including websites), timeline, glossary of critical terms.

Written in clear language by leading academics, it is an indispensable starting point for students beginning their study of seventeenth-century literature.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 284 pages, black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800
  • ISBN: 9780826498496



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