Early Modern English Literature and the Poetics of Cartographic Anxiety
Early Modern Literary Geographies
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This fascinating study explores how Renaissance-era maps fascinated people with their beauty and precision yet they also unnerved readers and writers. The volume shows how late sixteenth- and seventeenth-century poets channelled the anxieties provoked by maps and mapping, creating a new way of thinking about how literature represents space.
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- Category: Literary Criticism
- Published: Mar 23, 2018
- Publisher: OUP Oxford
- Seller: The Chancellor, Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford trading as Oxford University Press
- Print Length: 256 Pages
- Language: English
- Series: Early Modern Literary Geographies