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Author Greteman, Blaine.
Title The poetics and politics of youth in Milton's England / Blaine Greteman, University of Iowa.
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  PR438.C55 G74 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 252 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Childish things -- Coming of age on stage: Jonson's epicoene and the politics of childhood in early Stuart England -- Children, literature, and the problem of consent -- Contract's children: Thomas Hobbes and the culture of subjection -- 'Perplex't paths': youth and authority in Milton's early work -- 'Children of reviving libertie': the radical politics of Milton's pedagogy -- 'Youthful beauty': infancy and adulthood among the angels of Paradise Lost -- Children of paradise -- Epilogue: 'Children gathering pebbles on the shore'.
Subject English literature -- 17th century -- History and criticism.
Children in literature.
Youth in literature.
Children and politics -- History -- 17th century.
Literature and society -- England -- History -- 17th century.
ISBN 9781107038080 hardback
1107038081 hardback
Standard # 40022702553
OCLC number 834961445