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V. J. Scattergood.
Politics and Poetry in the Fifteenth Century.
Published London: Blandford Press, 1971.
Series: History and Literature.
ISBN 0713736089.
Binding: hardback, stitch bound.
Size: 146x223x30mm.
Page count: 415pp plus 8 pages of monochrome plates.
Main language: English.
Overall condition fair to good: spine of dustjacket rather faded; the book itself looks in generally good order.


This item £12.50
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Weight without packaging: 751g.

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Relates the Middle English literature of the period to its historical context.

Contents: Political verse in medieval England; Nationalism & foreign affairs; Domestic affairs - 3 chapters covering 1399-1422, 1422-1455, & 1455-1485; Religion & the clergy; English society - theoretical basis; Some aspects of social change; Verses of protest & revolt; 3 appendices present editions of some prophecy poems.


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