Forbidden matter : religion in the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries / Gerald M. Pinciss

Author(s): Pinciss, G. M
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Subjects: English drama--Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600--History and criticism
Christianity and literature--England--History--16th century
Christianity and literature--England--History--17th century
English drama--17th century--History and criticism
Christian drama, English--History and criticism
Religion and literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Contemporaries
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Religion
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Newark : University of Delaware Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses, c2000
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 142 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments 9
1. Introduction: Religion and Stage Censorship 13
2. Dr. Faustus and the Religious Controversy 22
3. Measure for Measure: Saints' Lives and "Heavenly Comforts" 39
4. When You See Me You Know Me and If You Know Not Me You Know Nobody: Protestantism and Puritan Propaganda 58
5. Bartholomew Fair and Jonsonian Tolerance 78
6. Perkin Warbeck and the Politics of 1632 92
7. Conclusion: "Where truth is hid" 108
Notes 113
Bibliography 128
Index 139
Notes: LCCN: 99038700
ISBN: 0874137063 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 128-138) and index
OCLC Number: 41977149
ISBN/ISSN: 0874137063