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The seventeenth century background

Willey, Basil

The seventeenth century background

studies in the thought of the age in relation to poetry and religion.

by Willey, Basil

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Seventeenth century,
    • Religious thought -- 17th century,
    • Theology, Doctrinal -- Great Britain -- History,
    • Philosophy, Modern -- 17th century,
    • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesDoubleday anchor books, A19
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB1131 .W5 1953
      The Physical Object
      Pagination316 p.
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6150453M
      LC Control Number54001885

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        Ten Interesting Facts About Life in Seventeenth Century April 7, am by Charlotte Betts One of the most fascinating aspects of history is the day-to-day minutiae of how people lived. Marriage in Seventeenth-Century England: The Woman’s Story 23 You will think, perhaps, I need not advise you to love your Wife! The Lord teach you how to do it;—or else it will be done ill-favouredly. Though Marriage be no instituted Sacrament, yet where the undefiled bed is, and love, this union aptly resembles that of Christ and His Church.

      The Fashion History Timeline is a project by FIT’s History of Art Timeline offers scholarly contributions to the public knowledge of the history of fashion and design. Consistent with this mission, the Timeline’s written commentary, research, and analysis provided by FIT students, faculty, and other members of the community is licensed under a Creative Commons . Censorship profoundly affected early modern writing. Censorship and Conflict in Seventeenth-Century England offers a detailed picture of early modern censorship and investigates the pressures that censorship exerted on seventeenth-century authors, printers, and publishers. In the s, Britain witnessed a civil war, the judicial execution of a king, the restoration of his son, Author: Randy Robertson.


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