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2 edition of Seventeenth-century lyrics. found in the catalog.

Seventeenth-century lyrics.

John P Cutts

Seventeenth-century lyrics.

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Published in (Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

From: Musica disciplina. Vol. 10, 1956.

The Physical Object
Pagination1 v ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21702433M

One distinctive note of relative unanimity in the otherwise troubled waters of religion and politics in the early Stuart era involved the preparation and acceptance of a new translation of the Bible into English, a work that was completed with the publication of the so-called Authorized Version of French influence in manners, literature and arts was now irresistible. So the act of figurative speech is doubly a demonstration. On the religious front, in addition to the continuing strife between Protestant and Roman Catholic were added the additional demands of Protestant reformers who demanded reforms within the Church of England and the right to worship as dissenting organized religions. The modern concrete London Bridge. Fortunately I have succeeded in tracing the tune as far back as the yearwhen it was sung by the Anglo-Irish actor, Thomas Dogget, in his comedy of "A Country Wake," and again by him, in the variant of the same play, under the title of "Hob, or the Country Wake," at Drury-lane, in

Eventually, he was elected to Parliament through Egerton's graces, but in a disastrous secret marriage to Ann More, Egerton's wife's niece, cut short his political career. If the country's status flagged distinctly behind Habsburg Spain, Elizabeth I still managed to challenge that power by besting the Spanish Armada inas well as her rival Philip II. Johnson, London, Yet the Church of England also nourished many authors in the early seventeenth century that ably defended its positions, and who created an enduring literature of religious devotion that has continued to elicit admiration across the centuries. Iyengar engages works that have not previously been incorporated into discussions of the formation of race, such as Marlowe's "Hero and Leander" and Shakespeare's "Venus and Adonis. Ferriter composed many fine airs, but I have failed to recover any of them save the caoine on the death of the Knight of Kerry in —published by Crofton Croker.

Granted a rural living in the Church of England as a reward for military service to the Crown, he lived out his days away from London, in considerably quieter circumstances—that is, as a country parson in a remote corner of Devon in the southwest of England. At the same time they relied on the so-called Geneva Bible ofa work very much favored by Puritans because of the explicit Calvinist-inspired commentary that ran alongside the text. Skulsky alerts us to a similar representational jostling between literal and figurative senses and stances in seventeenthcentury poetry, noting its peculiarly systematic reflexivity: The essential job of figuration is to say something, not to comment silently on the something or the saying. Proceeding with two types of characters, props, and settings continually intersecting, Roger Rabbit keeps its audience on its toes with its dramatic and hilarious reminders about generic boundaries, and its comic testing of a double code of ontological and expressive postulates. Religious Literature and Sermons.


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