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Title The uses of history in early modern England / edited by Paulina Kewes.

Imprint San Marino, Calif. : Huntington Library, c2006.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    942.0072 USE    Available
Description ix, 449 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Note "Also published as volume 68, numbers 1 and 2, of the Huntington Library Quarterly, edited by Susan Green"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents History and its uses : introduction / Paulina Kewes -- From hystories to the historical : five transitions in thinking about the past, 1500-1700 / Daniel Woolf -- Historians and poets / Blair Worden -- Against the teleology of technique / David Womersley -- Appropriating history : Catholic and Protestant polemics and the national past / Felicity Heal -- Guides to reading Foxe's Book of Martyrs / John N. King -- "A pestilent and seditious book" : Nicholas Sander's Schismatis Anglicani and Catholic histories of the Reformation / Christopher Highley -- "Methinks the truth should live from age to age" : the dating and contexts of Henry V / Richard Dutton -- Discourses of history in Elizabethan and early Stuart London / Ian W. Archer -- An empire to end empire : the dynamic of early modern British expansion / Arthur H. Williamson -- Remembrancers of the revolution : histories and historiographies of the 1640s / David Cressy -- History and ideology : Milton, the levellers, and the Council of State in 1649 / Martin Dzelzainis -- Clarendon, tacitism, and the civil wars of Europe / Paul Seaward -- "A special kindness for dead bishops" : the church, history, and testimony in seventeenth-century Protestantism / John Spurr -- Contested histories of the English Church : Gilbert Burnet and Jeremy Collier / Andrew Starkie -- The Tory interpretation of history in the rage of parties / Mark Knights -- "Secret history" : or, talebearing inside and outside the secretorie / Eve Tavor Bannet -- History and the novel in eighteenth-century Britain / Karen O'Brien -- Afterword / F.J. Levy.
Subject Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.
Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Great Britain -- Historiography -- History.
Added Author Kewes, Paulina.
Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
Added Title Huntington Library quarterly.
ISBN 0873282191 (alk. paper)
9780873282192 (alk. paper)

 
    
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