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Author Staley, Lynn, 1947-

Title The island garden : England's language of nation from Gildas to Marvell / Lynn Staley
Published Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, 2012
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (288 pages)
Series ReFormations : medieval and early modern
Contents Introduction: The language of place -- Writing in the shadow of Bede : England, the island garden -- The island garden and the anxieties of enclosure -- The fourteenth century and place -- Susanna and her garden -- Conclusion : island discourse
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism.
Gardens in literature.
Geography in literature.
Islands in literature.
Literature and history -- Great Britain -- History.
National characteristics, British, in literature.
Great Britain -- History -- 1066-1687 -- Historiography.
Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 -- Historiography.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 026809280X