Reading between the lines / Annabel Patterson

Author(s): Patterson, Annabel M
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Subjects: English literature--Early modern, 1500-1700--History and criticism--Theory, etc
Authors and readers--Great Britain--History
Reader-response criticism
Rhetoric--Early works to 1800
Canon (Literature)
Milton, John, 1608-1674--Criticism and interpretation--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c1993
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: x, 339 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction 3
1. "Just Reading" or Reading Plato's Laws 11
2. Couples, Canons, and the Uncouth: Spenser-and-Milton 36
3. A Petitioning Society 57
4. The Egalitarian Giant: Representations of Justice in History/Literature 80
5. The Small Cat Massacre: Popular Culture in the 1587 "Holinshed" 117
6. Quod oportet versus quod convenit: John Donne, Kingsman? 160
7. The Good Old Cause 210
The Republican's Library 210
"The Civil War is not ended": Milton's Modern Readers 244
8. Sleeping with the Enemy 276
Milton Uncouples Himself 276
The Rape of Lucrece 297
Sleeping with the Enemy 312
Postscript: The Return from Theory 318
Index 329
Notes: LCCN: 92050257
ISBN: 0299135403 :$48.50
ISBN: 0299135446 (pbk.) :$17.95
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 26502637
ISBN/ISSN: 0299135403