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Published: 22 January 2015

336 Pages | 4 black-and-white halftones


ISBN: 9780198716518

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Representing Avarice in Late Renaissance France

Jonathan Patterson

  • The first book-length study of avarice in late Renaissance France
  • Offers a language-based approach which relates literary criticism to social, economic, and intellectual history
  • Based on a wide-ranging corpus of source material
  • Provides new readings of well-known authors