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Plague writing in early modern England, Ernest B. Gilman

Label
Plague writing in early modern England
Title
Plague writing in early modern England
Statement of responsibility
Ernest B. Gilman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the seventeenth century, England was beset by three epidemics of the bubonic plague, each outbreak claiming between a quarter and a third of the population of London and other urban centers. Surveying a wide range of responses to these epidemics-sermons, medical tracts, pious exhortations, satirical pamphlets, and political commentary-Plague Writing in Early Modern England brings to life the many and complex ways Londoners made sense of such unspeakable devastation
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilman, Ernest B.
Dewey number
820.9/3561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR438.D56
LC item number
G56 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 G-474
  • WZ 330
NLM item number
G4866 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Diseases and literature
  • Plague in literature
  • Epidemics in literature
  • Diseases in literature
  • Plague
  • Plague
  • Plague
  • Epidemics
  • Literature and society
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • History, Early Modern 1451-1600
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Plague
  • Plague
  • Religion and Medicine
  • United Kingdom
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Diseases and literature
  • Diseases in literature
  • English literature
  • Epidemics
  • Epidemics in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Plague
  • Plague in literature
  • Plague
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Plague writing in early modern England, Ernest B. Gilman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-267) 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
Introduction: The view from the mountain -- Diagnosing plague narratives -- The plague and the word -- Jonson, regime change, and the plague of 1603 -- Here lies Ben Jonson -- John Donne : translating the plague -- Writing the "Great plague" : Pepys and Defoe -- Conclusion: The view from here
Control code
434595793
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 295 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226294094
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612239595
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
223959
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)434595793
Label
Plague writing in early modern England, Ernest B. Gilman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-267) 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
Introduction: The view from the mountain -- Diagnosing plague narratives -- The plague and the word -- Jonson, regime change, and the plague of 1603 -- Here lies Ben Jonson -- John Donne : translating the plague -- Writing the "Great plague" : Pepys and Defoe -- Conclusion: The view from here
Control code
434595793
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 295 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226294094
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612239595
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
223959
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)434595793

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