Téléchargement gratuit du répertoire électronique The Elizabethan World Picture in French

The Elizabethan World Picture

The Elizabethan World Picture

by Eustace M. Tillyard

Editeur : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780394701622
Broché: 116
Télécharger les formats: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Taille du fichier: 3 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-05-28

La description:

This brief and illuminating account of the ideas of world order prevalent in the Elizabethan age and later is an indispensable companion for readers of the great writers of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries—Shakespeare and the Elizabethan dramatists, Donne and Milton, among many others. The basic medieval idea of an ordered Chain of Being is studied by Professor Tillyard in the process of its various transformations by the dynamic spirit of the Renaissance. Among his topics are: Angels; the Stars and ...