The Resource Rhetoric and courtliness in early modern literature, Jennifer Richards

Rhetoric and courtliness in early modern literature, Jennifer Richards

Label
Rhetoric and courtliness in early modern literature
Title
Rhetoric and courtliness in early modern literature
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Richards
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the early modern interest in conversation. Conversation was widely accepted to have been inspired by the philosopher Cicero. Recognising his influence on courtesy literature - the main source for 'civil conversation' - Jennifer Richards uncovers new ways of thinking about humanism as a project of linguistic and social reform
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
820.9/3554
Index
index present
LC call number
PR428.C64
LC item number
R53 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Rhetoric and courtliness in early modern literature, Jennifer Richards
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-207) 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
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 Types of honesty: civil and domestical conversation; CHAPTER 2 From rhetoric to conversation: reading for Cicero in The Book of the Courtier; CHAPTER 3 Honest rivalries: Tudor humanism and linguistic and social reform; CHAPTER 4 Honest speakers: sociable commerce and civil conversation; CHAPTER 5 A commonwealth of letters: Harvey and Spenser in dialogue; CHAPTER 6 A new poet, a new social economy: homosociality in The Shepheardes Calender; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn770008290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511121388
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21997330
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)770008290
  • cbo0511062338

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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