Cheap Print And Popular Piety 1550 1640

Cheap Print and Popular Piety  1550 1640
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 369
ISBN 0521458277
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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This review of how popular religious belief was reflected in England's cheapest post Reformation printing challenges the current image of a great gulf between Protestantism and "popular culture" by revealing the continuity of many aspects of traditional piety.

Cheap Print and Popular Piety  1550 1640
  • Author : Tessa Watt
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1994

This review of how popular religious belief was reflected in England's cheapest post Reformation printing challenges the current image of a great gulf between Protestantism and "popular culture" by revealing the continuity of many aspects of traditional piety.

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Mother Bunch s Closet Newly Broke Open
  • Author : George Laurence Gomme
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1885

Read online Mother Bunch s Closet Newly Broke Open written by George Laurence Gomme, published by which was released on 1885. Download full Mother Bunch s Closet Newly Broke Open Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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The Diary of Elizabeth Pepys
  • Author : Elizabeth Pepys
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991

A spoof of Samuel Pepys' excesses from his wife's imagined diary: according to Books (London, England), Nov. 1991, p.22.

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The Great Reclothing of Rural England
  • Author : Margaret Spufford
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 1984-01-01

Margaret Spufford has written as detailed an account of the lives and activities of the chapmen as there is likely to be, given the widely-spread and fragmented evidence. She shows where and when they were active, and in particular their rise in the seventeenth century, their ranks and their typical

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Small Books and Pleasant Histories
  • Author : Margaret Spufford
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1985-10-03

Dr Spufford's book examines the profits made by these publishers, the scale of their operations, and the way the 'small books' were distributed throughout the country. It also examines their content, and compares the English chapbooks with their French counterparts.

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Samuel Pepys  Penny Merriments
  • Author : Samuel Pepys
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1977

Veteran sinologist David Pollard has selected and translated the best and most representative examples of Chinese prose writing from the third century to the contemporary period. Though spanning the past 1,800 years, the bulk of the selections are from the twentieth century and range from early masters, such as Lu Xun,

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Factual Fictions
  • Author : Lennard J. Davis
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release Date : 1997-01-29

"Nowadays, most readers take the intersection between fiction and fact for granted. We've developed a faculty for pretending that even the most bizarre literary inventions are, for the nonce, real. . . . The value of Davis's book is that it explores the h

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The Broadside Ballad
  • Author : Leslie Shepard
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1978

Broadside ballads were the printed sheets of verse that were sold in the streets from the early 16th to the late 19th century. They were the documents of the folk ballad, the forerunner of the popular newspaper. Through four centuries such sheets have been eagerly bought and the songs sung

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The Unfortunate Son
  • Author : Constance Leeds
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-06-14

Kidnapping, family secrets, and adventure on the high seas--perfect for middle grade fans of historical fiction! What does it mean to be lucky? Luc doesn't really know. He was born with just one ear, his father constantly berates him, and his younger brother is already bigger and stronger than he

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Environment  Health  and Safety
  • Author : Lari A. Bishop
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997

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Astrology and the Popular Press
  • Author : Bernard Capp
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1979

Apart from the Bible, almanacs were the most influential and widely dispersed for of literature in Tudor and Stuart England. At their zenith in the later seventeenth century, they sold at a rate of 400,000 copies a year. They were read by many people who read little else, and the works

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Werewolf Tale
  • Author : Adam Gulledge
  • Publisher : Adam Gulledge
  • Release Date : 2018-07-20

The story of Alex Stryker, and the ways his life change after being bitten by a werewolf.

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Prince Arthur
  • Author : Sir Richard Blackmore
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-08-05

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Homilies  Hardback
  • Author : Thomas Cranmer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010-04-17

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The Acharnians
  • Author : Aristophanes
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-08-24

The Acharnians or Acharnians (Ancient Greek: Ἀχαρνεῖς Akharne�s; Attic: Ἀχαρνῆς) is the third play - and the earliest of the eleven surviving plays - by the Athenian playwright Aristophanes. It was produced in 425 BCE on behalf of the young dramatist by an associate, Callistratus, and it won first place at the

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