Ceremony and text in the Renaissance

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Published by University of Delaware Press in Newark .

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  • Rites and ceremonies,
  • England,
  • Europe.,
  • England.


  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.,
  • Semiotics and literature -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Semiotics and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Literature and society -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Literature and society -- England -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Rites and ceremonies in literature.,
  • Rites and ceremonies -- Europe.,
  • Renaissance -- England.,
  • Renaissance.,
  • Rites and ceremonies -- England.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Douglas F. Rutledge.
ContributionsRutledge, Douglas F., 1951-
LC ClassificationsPR418.S64 C47 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p. :
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL804858M
ISBN 100874135737
LC Control Number95041393

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