Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 March 2022

312 Pages | 21

234 x 156mm

ISBN: 9780197267332

Bookseller Code (AO)

Literature, Learning, and Social Hierarchy in Early Modern Europe

Edited by Neil Kenny

British Academy

Proceedings of the British Academy

  • Provides the first Western European overview of the relation of literature and learning to social hierarchy
  • Uses an interdisciplinary methodology, creating insights relating to poetry, theatre, masque, architecture, philosophy, law, printing, publishing, translating, and scribe-hiring
  • Examines a range of periods, from the fifteenth to the seventeenth century
  • Covers literary history in England, France, Germany and the Low Countries, Italy, and Portugal

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