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The Resource Monstrous adversary : the life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Alan H. Nelson

Monstrous adversary : the life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Alan H. Nelson

Label
Monstrous adversary : the life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford
Title
Monstrous adversary
Title remainder
the life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford
Statement of responsibility
Alan H. Nelson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Elizabethan Court poet Edward de Vere has, since 1920, lived a notorious second, wholly illegitimate life as the putative author of the poems and plays of William Shakespeare. The work reconstructs Oxford?s life, assesses his poetic works, and demonstrates the absurdity of attributing Shakespeare?s works to him. The first documentary biography of Oxford for over seventy years, Monstrous Adversary seeks to measure the real Oxford against the myth. Impeccably researched and presenting many documents written by Oxford himself, Nelson?s book provides a unique insight into Elizabethan society a
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Alan H
Dewey number
  • 942.05/5/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DA358.O8
LC item number
N45 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Liverpool English texts and studies
Series volume
40
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oxford, Edward De Vere
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Poets, English
  • Great Britain
  • Literary patrons
  • England
  • Landowners
  • Nobility
  • Oxford, Edward De Vere
  • Oxford, Edward De Vere
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Courts and courtiers
  • Intellectual life
  • Landowners
  • Literary patrons
  • Nobility
  • Poets, English
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Monstrous adversary : the life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Alan H. Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Roots, 1548-1562 -- pt. 2: Youth, 1562-1571 -- pt. 3: Emancipation, 1571-1574 -- pt. 4: Exploration, 1574-1576 -- pt. 5: Alienation, 1576-1579 -- pt. 6: Intrigue, 1579-1580 -- pt. 7: Sedition, 1580-1581 -- pt. 8: Release, 1581-1585 -- pt. 9: Reiteration, 1586-1591 -- pt. 10: Renewal, 1592-1959 -- pt. 11: Re-engagement, 1595-1599 -- pt. 12: Decline, 1600-1604 -- pt. 13: Aftermath, 1604-1613
Control code
276174269
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 527 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846313592
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5p5k98
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276174269
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Monstrous adversary : the life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Alan H. Nelson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Roots, 1548-1562 -- pt. 2: Youth, 1562-1571 -- pt. 3: Emancipation, 1571-1574 -- pt. 4: Exploration, 1574-1576 -- pt. 5: Alienation, 1576-1579 -- pt. 6: Intrigue, 1579-1580 -- pt. 7: Sedition, 1580-1581 -- pt. 8: Release, 1581-1585 -- pt. 9: Reiteration, 1586-1591 -- pt. 10: Renewal, 1592-1959 -- pt. 11: Re-engagement, 1595-1599 -- pt. 12: Decline, 1600-1604 -- pt. 13: Aftermath, 1604-1613
Control code
276174269
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 527 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846313592
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5p5k98
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276174269
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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