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The Resource Framing Authority : Sayings, Self, and Society in Sixteenth-Century England, (electronic resource)

Framing Authority : Sayings, Self, and Society in Sixteenth-Century England, (electronic resource)

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Framing Authority : Sayings, Self, and Society in Sixteenth-Century England
Title
Framing Authority
Title remainder
Sayings, Self, and Society in Sixteenth-Century England
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Writers in sixteenth-century England often kept commonplace books in which to jot down notable fragments encountered during reading or conversation, but few critics have fully appreciated the formative influence this activity had on humanism. Focusing on the discursive practices of ""gathering"" textual fragments and ""framing"" or forming, arranging, and assimilating them, Mary Crane shows how keeping commonplace books made up the English humanists' central transaction with antiquity and provided an influential model for authorial practice and authoritative self-fashioning. She thereby rev
Member of
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Crane, Mary Thomas
Dewey number
820.9/003
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Literature and society
  • English language
  • Frame-stories
  • Commonplace books
  • Authority in literature
  • Self in literature
  • Humanists
  • England
Label
Framing Authority : Sayings, Self, and Society in Sixteenth-Century England, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Cover; Contents
Control code
ocn884013014
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400863310
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013014
Label
Framing Authority : Sayings, Self, and Society in Sixteenth-Century England, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
Control code
ocn884013014
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400863310
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013014

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