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Published: 20 June 2019

304 Pages | 9 Illustrations


ISBN: 9780198835691

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Cultures of Diplomacy and Literary Writing in the Early Modern World

Edited by Tracey A. Sowerby and Joanna Craigwood

  • Examines the relationship between literature and diplomacy in the early modern world
  • Emphasises theoretical and methodological approaches
  • Focuses on three main areas: The impact of diplomatic protocol on literary production; the role of texts in diplomatic practice; and the impact of changes in the literary sphere on diplomatic culture
  • Brings together the best of Anglo-American and European scholarship and features essays by leading figures in the field who are engaged with state-of-the-art research on the subject
  • Genuinely interdisciplinary with a geographical and thematic range