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Published: 21 June 2020

496 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198851516

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John Heywood

Comedy and Survival in Tudor England

Greg Walker

  • The first full scholarly biography of John Heywood
  • For the first time draws together his work across the range of his activities, as a playwright, musical composer, song-writer, poet, and proverb collector
  • Provides a case study of the role of comedy and sociability in a period of increasing religious and political extremism