Lines of authority : politics and English literary culture, 1649-1689 / Steven N. Zwicker

Author(s): Zwicker, Steven N
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Subjects: English literature--Early modern, 1500-1700--History and criticism
Politics and literature--Great Britain--History--17th century
Authority in literature
Great Britain--Politics and government--1649-1660
Great Britain--Politics and government--1660-1688
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, c1993
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: x, 254 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
1. Poetics 9
2. The King's Mead and the Politics of Literary Property: The Eikon Basilike and Eikonoklastes 37
3. Hunting and Angling: The Complete Angler and The First Anniversary 60
4. The Politics of Pleasure: Annus Mirabilis, The Last Instructions, Paradise Lost 90
5. Paternity, Patriarchy, and the "Noise of Divine Right": Absalom and Achitophel and Two Treatises of Government 130
6. Representing the Revolution: Don Sebastian and Williamite Panegyric 173
Conclusion 200
Notes 203
Index 247
Notes: LCCN: 92033995
ISBN: 0801420709 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-245) and index
OCLC Number: 26673800
ISBN/ISSN: 0801420709