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Poetry - 17th Century From C L Hawley


The Poems of Henry Vaughan with introduction and notes by Edward Hutton

By Vaughan, Henry

London: Selfridge,. 5.5'' x 3.5'', 318pp. Poems and hymns by the Seventeenth Century Welsh poet of Vaughan's of Tretower. As well as Hutton's introduction there is the author's preface from the 1655 edn. Frontis is missing. Sunned to spine with rubbing to points and spine. A good, neat copy. . Hardcover.


Literature and Utopian Politics in Seventeenth Century England

By Applebaum, Robert

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Hardback. 268pp. Of interest to historians and literary critics, this study examines the variety and nature of 'new worlds' in literature and the Utopias posited therein. It goes on to consider the place of these writers in the political and philosophical order of their own, real, world. Still in publisher's shrink wrap which has kept this book in very nice condition. Mint in mint dw. . Hardcover.


Restoration and Revolution: Political, Social and Religious Writings  1660-1700
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Restoration and Revolution: Political, Social and Religious Writings 1660-1700

By Myers, William (ed).

London: Croom Helm,. Hardback, 248pp. Part of ''World and Word Series''. This collection aims to give a political and social background to the seventeenth century for the student of literature. Examples are from a diverse range of writers including: The Earl of Clarendon, Andrew Marvell, Agnes Beaumont, Sir William Temple, John Dryden, The Marquis of Halifax, John Locke etc. Includes 28 page introduction; also notes to each chapter. Grey boards with minimal edge wear. Dw is clean but slightly sunned to spine and edges. Very good copy in good+ dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1986.