Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2018

280 Pages | 11 black & white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719089688

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From Republic to Restoration

Legacies and Departures

First Edition

Edited by Janet Clare

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Brings together the work of leading historians and literary and cultural critics to re-assess the ideological continuities and ruptures of the seventeenth century
  • Insightfully demonstrates the imprint of the political experiment and the literary, artistic and scientific achievements of the Republic on the Restoration and beyond
  • Dislodges 1660 as a common period boundary, exploring the continuum of the English Republic and Restoration in literary, political and religious culture as well as in science, music and art
  • Takes an innovative, transdisciplinary approach to the legacies and resonances of the English Republic as evident in a diverse range of texts and genres, including religious and scientific writing, political pamphlets and cartoons, memoirs, plays and opera
  • Marks a significant development in transdisciplinary studies and is at the cutting edge of scholarship
  • 11 black & white illustrations

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