The Renaissance Literature Handbook, Hardback Book

The Renaissance Literature Handbook Hardback

Edited by Susan Bruce, Rebecca Steinberger

Part of the Literature and Culture Handbooks series


The Renaissance Literature Handbook is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to literature and culture in the 'English Renaissance' or 'Early modern' period.

It provides a one-stop resource for students with the essential information and guidance needed from the beginning of a course through to developing 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 theoretical and critical texts.

Written in clear language by leading academics, it is an indispensable starting point for anyone beginning their study of English Renaissance literature.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 248 pages, black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800
  • ISBN: 9780826494993



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