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Author Blank, Paula, 1959-2016.

Title Broken English : dialects and the politics of language in Renaissance writings / Paula Blank
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1996
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 211 pages) : illustrations
Series The Politics of language
Politics of language.
Summary Annotation The English language in the Renaissance was in many ways a collection of competing Englishes. Blank investigates the representation of alternative vernaculars in both linguistic and literary works of the time
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-206) and index
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Subject Dialect literature, English -- History and criticism.
English language -- Variation -- England -- History -- 16th century.
English language -- Variation -- England -- History -- 17th century.
English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Language and culture -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Language and culture -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Language and languages -- Political aspects -- History -- 16th century.
Language and languages -- Political aspects -- History -- 17th century.
Renaissance -- England.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 95052389
ISBN 0203437357 (electronic bk.)
0415137799 (hb)
0585448027 (electronic bk.)
9780203437353 (electronic bk.)
9780415137799 (hb)
9780585448022 (electronic bk.)