Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 November 2010

432 Pages


ISBN: 9780199593040

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Passion's Triumph over Reason

A History of the Moral Imagination from Spenser to Rochester

Christopher Tilmouth

  • Tilmouth's command of Early Modern literature is complemented by his impressive knowledge of the philosophy of the period
  • New and close readings of seminal works including the Faerie Queene, Paradise Lost, Hamlet, and Julius Caesar
  • Accessibly written: will appeal to all scholars of the period