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Published: 07 April 2016

324 Pages | 8 black-and-white halftones


ISBN: 9780199269587

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Poetry and the Politics of Religion from Milton to Pope

Philip Connell

  • Works across a range of historical fields: literary, political, intellectual, religious
  • Ranges across literary and historical periods often considered discontinuous or distinct
  • Employs a wide range of published and archival sources
  • The arguments of each chapter are grounded in a connected historical narrative
  • Historical argument is complemented by sustained close readings of important poetic texts

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