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Author Budra, Paul Vincent, 1957-

Title A Mirror for magistrates and the De casibus tradition / Paul Budra
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 119 pages)
Series The mental and cultural world of Tudor and Stuart England
Mental and cultural world of Tudor and Stuart England.
Summary Situates the often neglected collection of English Renaissance narrative poems A Mirror for Magistrates in the cultural context of its production, locating it not as a primitive form of tragedy, but as the epitome of the de casibus literary tradition
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 107-114) and index
Subject Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375 -- Influence.
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375. De casibus virorum illustrium.
Mirrour for magistrates.
English poetry -- Italian influences.
English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Great Britain -- Historiography.
Great Britain -- History -- Sources.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Livres numériques.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442670398 (electronic bk.)
9781442670396 (electronic bk.)