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Author Manning, Patricia W. (Patricia Walsh)

Title Voicing dissent in seventeenth-century Spain : inquisition, social criticism and theology in the case of El Criticón / by Patricia W. Manning
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 323 pages)
Series Medieval and early modern Iberian world, 1569-1934 ; v. 37
Medieval and early modern Iberian world ; v. 37
Contents Policing printed matter -- (Not) enforcing the indices -- Discordant voices in the Inquisition -- Sending mixed signals : Gracian and the didactic tradition -- Landing on la isla de la Inmortalidad -- The reader's journey -- The Jesuit subtext
Summary This book combines archival and rare book research with a case study of the fiction of Baltasar GraciAn to investigate the degree to which the Spanish elite circumvented Inquisitorial and state publication controls in early modern Spain
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Gracián y Morales, Baltasar, 1601-1658. Criticón -- Criticism, Textual.
Censorship -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church
Censorship -- Spain -- History -- 17th century -- Case studies.
Dissenters -- Spain.
Dissenters, Religious -- Spain.
Inquisition -- Spain.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009027841
ISBN 9004178511 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9047440862 (electronic bk.)
9789004178519 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9789047440864 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Voicing dissent in 17th-century Spain