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1085–1135

Peter Linehan.

in History and the Historians of Medieval Spain

April 1993; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 21595 words.

Fifty years and a day separated the reconquest of Toledo from the imperial coronation of Alfonso VII, and between the two events — one perhaps a misnomer, the other certainly the cynosure...

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Menski Werner.

in Hindu Law

June 2009; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 27307 words.

This chapter discusses the concluding analyses in different sections. The author argues that dismissing Hindu law as a traditional religious system of suppression with no relevance to the...

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1535

Tracey A. Sowerby.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

April 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 5786 words.

This chapter discusses developments in the publishing trade durinig the year 1535. During this period, book trade was adjusting to several changes that affected what material could legally...

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1553

Cathy Shrank.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

April 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 4176 words.

This chapter discusses developments in the publishing trade in 1553. The year 1553 was unusual in English history, encompassing the reign of three monarchs: Edward VI died on 6 July; his...

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1588–1589

Jesse M. Lander.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

April 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 9715 words.

This chapter examines the pamphlets published by Martin Marprelate from 1588–1589. It discusses how these pamphlets were peculiarly, even obsessively, concerned with the full range of...

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1603

Matthew Woodcock.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

April 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 5101 words.

This chapter examines how a number of different works produced during 1603 not only articulate and reflect upon contemporary concerns and expectations but also draw attention to the...

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1617, 1717

Thomas Albert Howard.

in Remembering the Reformation

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christianity. 8484 words.

This chapter focuses on the first two centenary jubilees of the Reformation in 1617 and 1717 and argues that they are similar in many respects. It makes clear that these commemorations were...

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1625

Thomas Cogswell.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

April 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 4896 words.

This chapter discusses developments in the publishing trade in 1625. The year witnessed the publication of such literary works as Jonson's The fortunate isles and Middleton's A game at chessnull...

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1641

Jason McElligott.

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

April 2011; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 5147 words.

This chapter provides an overview of popular print during 1641. It analyzes the successive periodic surges of print around the successive issues of the moment—the trial of Strafford; the...

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1645

Margaret J. M. Ezell.

in The Oxford English Literary History

September 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 15322 words.

This section describes context of the political and military events of the changing balance of power in the Civil War as Charles I lost control to Cromwell, Parliament, and the Puritans. It...

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