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Dial of Virtue : A Study of Poems on Affairs of State in the 17th Century.

By: Nevo, Ruth.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Princeton Legacy Library: Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (294 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781400877171.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Dial of Virtue: a Study of Poems on Affairs of State in the 17th CenturyLOC classification: PR545.P6 -- .N486 1963Online resources: Click here to view book
Contents:
Contents -- The "Fortis Achilles and the Pius Aeneas" -- God in the Person of Caesar -- The Panegyric as a Species of Heroic Poetry-"Sacred to Princes, and to Heros" -- The High Seriousness of Denham and Cowley -- The Paper War -- "Indignation Visag'd Like a Lion" -- Ridicule and Invective -- "A Plague O'Both Your Houses" -- "A Stake Amongst the Rabble" -- An Early Mixed Style -- The Problem of Cromwell -- Providence and the Personal Heresy -- Milton's Defense of the People of England -- History as Process -- Marvell's Horatian Ode -- The First Anniversary-A Republican Manifesto -- Waller's Panegyric-The Persistence of Conservative Atitudes -- Cowley's Skepticism -- Retreat to Liberty -- The Dethroning of the Hero -- Protector in the Royalist Image -- The Unanimity of Restoration Panegyric -- The Baroque Heroic -- The Reaction -- Counterstatement -- Marvell's Last Instructions-A Bid for Epic -- The Visionary Britannia and the Satanic Jesuit -- Burlesque Wit -- The Exposure of Irrationality -- Decorum-From the Criterion of Rank to the Criterion of Reason -- Dogma and Irony -- Railing and Raillery in the Discourse Concerning Satire -- Hudibras -- Experiments in Mock-Heroic -- Mac Flecknoe -- The Use of Drama and the Use of Scripture -- The Two Ancient Worlds -- The Struggle for Power.
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Contents -- The "Fortis Achilles and the Pius Aeneas" -- God in the Person of Caesar -- The Panegyric as a Species of Heroic Poetry-"Sacred to Princes, and to Heros" -- The High Seriousness of Denham and Cowley -- The Paper War -- "Indignation Visag'd Like a Lion" -- Ridicule and Invective -- "A Plague O'Both Your Houses" -- "A Stake Amongst the Rabble" -- An Early Mixed Style -- The Problem of Cromwell -- Providence and the Personal Heresy -- Milton's Defense of the People of England -- History as Process -- Marvell's Horatian Ode -- The First Anniversary-A Republican Manifesto -- Waller's Panegyric-The Persistence of Conservative Atitudes -- Cowley's Skepticism -- Retreat to Liberty -- The Dethroning of the Hero -- Protector in the Royalist Image -- The Unanimity of Restoration Panegyric -- The Baroque Heroic -- The Reaction -- Counterstatement -- Marvell's Last Instructions-A Bid for Epic -- The Visionary Britannia and the Satanic Jesuit -- Burlesque Wit -- The Exposure of Irrationality -- Decorum-From the Criterion of Rank to the Criterion of Reason -- Dogma and Irony -- Railing and Raillery in the Discourse Concerning Satire -- Hudibras -- Experiments in Mock-Heroic -- Mac Flecknoe -- The Use of Drama and the Use of Scripture -- The Two Ancient Worlds -- The Struggle for Power.

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