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Published: 30 September 2011

624 Pages | 30 halftones

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199237531

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The Oxford Handbook of the Early Modern Sermon

Edited by Peter McCullough, Hugh Adlington, and Emma Rhatigan

Oxford Handbooks

  • The first major survey of the early modern sermon
  • Comprehensive coverage of the field - bridges pre-post Reformation and pre-post Civil War, and gives specific treatment to sermons in Scotland, Ireland, and Wales
  • Combines theoretical overviews with chronologically-specific, detailed studies
  • Crucial but never-before assembled documents of sermon theory, reception, and regulation are included as appendices
  • Illustrations throughout demonstrate the huge importance of performance, delivery, and reception