The Resource Dire straits : the perils of writing the early modern English coastline from Leland to Milton, Elizabeth Jane Bellamy

Dire straits : the perils of writing the early modern English coastline from Leland to Milton, Elizabeth Jane Bellamy

Label
Dire straits : the perils of writing the early modern English coastline from Leland to Milton
Title
Dire straits
Title remainder
the perils of writing the early modern English coastline from Leland to Milton
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Jane Bellamy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By illustrating how early modern English writers created their works in the context of a longstanding cultural inheritance from antiquity, Elizabeth Jane Bellamy offers a new approach to the history of early modern cartography and its influences on literature
Cataloging source
CELBN
Dewey number
821/.30932146
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR545.C673
LC item number
B44 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Dire straits : the perils of writing the early modern English coastline from Leland to Milton, Elizabeth Jane Bellamy
Publication
Note
5 Coda : Exiting the Shadow of Ultima Britannia in Paradise Lost
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-200) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1 The Imperatives of Humanism: Early Modern English Shorelines under Quarantine. 1 Spectral Geographies and the Coastline -- 2 From Anachronism to Belatedness: Medieval English Coastlines before Humanism -- 3 Philautus's Nausea -- 4 'Profounde' Navigators, 'Vnlettered' Coasters, and the Fortunate Isles -- 5 Antiquity's Apeiron -- 6 Poetry and Place, Time and Tide, and Coasts 'with no measures grac'd'
  • 2 Lurid Shorelines: Mapping Spenser's Queen Elizabeth in Ariosto's Hebrides. 1 'compassed with one Sea' -- 2 Poet, Royal Patron, Ultima Britannia -- 3 The Turn to Literary History: Mapping Spenser's Faerie Seacoast via Ariosto -- 4 Cymoent's Lyrical Mediterranean, Marinell's Terror-Coast -- 5 Local Rivers, Local Shores in Colin Clouts Come Home Againe -- 6 Prophecy as Slander: Britomart's Thames, Paridell's Briton Seacoast -- 7 North by Northwest: Ariosto's Ptolemaic Hebrides -- 8 Reading Spenser Reading Ariosto's Hebrides
  • 3 Ever-Receding Shorelines: Antiquarian Poetry and Prose and the Limits of Shakespeare's Coastal Dramatic Verse. 1 Antiquarianism at the Water's Edge -- 2 Shakespeare's Coastal Legerdemain -- 3 From Henry IV to Henry V : Chorographic Nationalism and Coastal Provinciality -- 4 Antiquarianism's Paradoxical Embrace of Ultima Britannia -- 5 Cymbeline's Irreconcilable Shorelines -- 6 Of 'swan's nests, ' River Poetry, and Antiquarian Prose, 1545-1610 -- 7 Losing Perspective on the Ever-Receding Rocky Coast
  • 4 Exiled Shorelines: Early Milton and the Rejection of the Mare Ovidianum. 1 'Love your Naso's name ... -- 2 Poetry, Place, and the Mare Ovidianum -- 3 Tomitan Ovid: Writing a Pontic Epic on the Apeiron -- 4 Rejecting the Pose of Ovidian Exile -- 5 'At last he twitch't his mantle': Lycidas and Milton's 'Writing' of Local Coastlines -- 6 The Londini Milto, Mansus, and the Thames -- 7 Milton, Horace, and Ovid in Geneva
Control code
ocn852803623
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 204 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442694248
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, digital file
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt59n2t
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37103374
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)852803623
  • jstor1442694246

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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