Poetry and paternity in Renaissance England : Sidney, Spenser, Shakespeare, Donne and Jonson / Thomas MacFaul.

Becoming a father was the main way that an individual in the English Renaissance could be treated as a full member of the community. Yet patriarchal identity was by no means as secure as is often assumed: when poets invoke the idea of paternity in love poetry and other forms, they are therefore invo...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: MacFaul, Tom.
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
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