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Author Baumlin, James S.
Title Theologies of language in English Renaissance literature : reading Shakespeare, Donne, and Milton / James S. Baumlin.
Published Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2012.
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 Floor3  PE1083 .B38 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description liv, 259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prelude : on reading rhetorically -- Acknowledgments -- "Resistless eloquence" -- Hamlet's sorcery -- "Scourge" or "minister" -- The Donnean doubting-game -- Love's atheist : reading Donne's "Communitie" -- "The token" among Donne's songs and sonnets -- "Outward preaching" vs. "inward persuasion" -- The Protestant allegory of "Lycidas" -- Milton's "rhetoric of certitude" -- Postlude : from "enthusiasm" to enlightenment.
Subject English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Rhetoric.
English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Style.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet.
Donne, John, 1572-1631. Songs and sonets.
Milton, John, 1608-1674. Lycidas.
Religion in literature.
ISBN 9780739169605 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739169602 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739169612 (electronic)
0739169610 (electronic)
OCLC number 781677418