Chapter

Introduction

Martin Wiggins

in Drama and the Transfer of Power in Renaissance England

Published in print August 2012 | ISBN: 9780199650590
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191741982 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199650590.003.0001
Introduction

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights)

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

The introduction outlines the overall historical context of the book, with special attention begin given to the tensions associated with the transfer of power in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, and describes the methodology used to analyse the content of plays whose texts have been lost but for which other documentary evidence survives.

Keywords: Royal Supremacy; accession; transfer of power; lost plays

Chapter.  2597 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights)

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.