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Published: 14 July 2016

368 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198778325

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Masculinity and the Hunt

Wyatt to Spenser

Catherine Bates

  • The first in-depth study of hunting in literature to cover the whole of the sixteenth century
  • Considers the cultural relationship between hunting and representations of masculinity
  • Engages with Hunter-Gatherer Studies, a new sub-field in the social sciences
  • Provides entirely new interpretations of some of the best known poems of the sixteenth century
  • Looks in detail at famous authors as well as less well-known authors such as Gascoigne, Turberville, and Greville