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Seventeenth-century biographies

Pinto, Vivian de Sola

Seventeenth-century biographies

by Pinto, Vivian de Sola

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • England -- Biography -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby V. de S. Pinto.
      SeriesReader"s guides (National Book League (Great Britain)) ;, 2nd ser., 5.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2010 .P56 1978, CT781 .P56 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p. ;
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4717972M
      ISBN 100848221125
      LC Control Number78004673
      OCLC/WorldCa3748211

      AN ACCOUNT OF THOSE WHO SUF FERED IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY, FROM To SUMMARY OF THE MARTYRS IN THE SEVENTEETH CENTURY [After the preceding, sixteenth century closed with the burying alive of Anneken van den Hove, in the year , the following, seventeenth century commenced, not without threats, and the shedding of the blood of the pious . Page 35 - In these etchings all is clear, intelligible; the silhouettes are indicated with perfect justice, and the effect is very frankly achieved in a few strokes. The first plate, dated , and entitled The Shepherd, the Shepherdess and the Sheep (B. 17), still denotes some inexperience; the cow's legs are too long, her head is not lifelike, the landscape is awkwardly drawn, and not.

      Major Women Writers of Seventeenth-Century England brings together in one volume a rich assortment of writing by the women Behn influenced, as well as those who preceded her. Collected are works by Aphra Behn, Elizabeth Cary, Margaret Cavendish, Anne Finch, Aemelia Lanyer, Katherine Philips, Ester Sowern am, Rachel Speght, and Mary Wroth. Dame Cicely Veronica Wedgwood, OM, DBE, FBA, FRHistS (20 July – 9 March ) was an English historian who published under the name C. V. lizing in the history of 17th-century England and Continental Europe, her biographies and narrative histories are said to have provided a clear, entertaining middle ground between popular and scholarly mater: Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford.

      Although this is a 17th century book, the style is much more reminiscent of the 16th century. Author: Smith, Thomas, Sir, Title: Thomæ Smithi Angli De repvblica Anglorvm libri tres. Qvibvs accesservnt chorographica illius descriptio alliq[ue] politici tractatus.   Last week I entered the hallowed precincts of All Souls, Oxford to hear Dr David Pearson discuss seventeenth-century book ownership. There were plenty of distinguished librarians and book historians in attendance, which called for some discreet tip-offs about the identity of the assembled book sniffers (and some fanciful Reservoir Dogs style aliases).


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The Life of Walatta-Petros: A Seventeenth-Century Biography of an African Woman, Concise Edition by Galawdewos, Wendy Laura Belcher, et al.

| out of 5 stars 2. Biographies Bibliographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pinto, Vivian de Sola, Seventeenth-century biographies. Cambridge, Published for the National Book League at the University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /.

The renowned historian and biographer Lady Antonia Fraser, author of Marie Antoinette, investigates the lot of women in seventeenth-century g on period diaries, letters, and other papers, Fraser sketches portraits of a variety of women, both highborn and humble, during the tumultuous century between the death of Elizabeth and Queen Anne’s assumption of the throne/5(15).

Books shelved as 17th-century-history: The Wordy Shipmates by Sarah Vowell, American Holocaust: Columbus and the Conquest of the New World by David E. English Biography in the Seventeenth Century Book Description: Although biography is one of today's most flourishing literary genres, its early history has attracted much less attention than that of other forms, a neglect that is especially apparent in the case of the formative period of English biography, the seventeenth century.

This book was a disappointment. For one thing, the title is misleading. I expected it to be devoted to the Earls of Pembroke during the English Civil Wars, and yet nearly half the book is in the Elizabethan era. Also, the whole book is mainly about the idealist notion of ‘Arcadia’, which I think was over analysed.

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The ELZEVIR FAMILY operated active presses in Leyden, The Hague, Utrecht, and Amsterdam from towith their greatest, most characteristic work being done across the heart of the 17th century — roughly –The great WING BIBLIOGRAPHY of books printed in Great Britain and British America, and English-language books printed in other countries, covers the years – This important work: Allows the author of a biography to be treated as part of the process of interpretation and investigates biographical reading as an important aspect of criticism Examines the birth of literary biography at the close of the seventeenth century and considers its expansion through the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth.

Delariviere Manley’s fictionalized autobiography Rive which was published inmarks a complete departure from seventeenth century women’s autobiography. The character of its author, the circumstances under which it was written, the fact that it was written for publication, and the actual content of the work all testify to the.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pinto, Vivian de Sola, English biography in the seventeenth century. Harper and Row, under the present title, The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century.

The book enjoyed a modest success. A second edition, pub-lished in London inwas reprinted in and and it has been translated, in whole or in part, into German, French, Italian. List of famous people of the 17th century who changed the world with their great deeds. Check out their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

The 17th century was a politically chaotic period in almost all parts of the world. Several great military conflicts took place including the Thirty Years' War. English Book Owners in the Seventeenth Century. David Pearson offers this list as work in progress to construct a reference source on seventeenth-century English book owners, based on various kinds of evidence.

It does not seek to cover Scottish and Irish owners. Republic of Women: Rethinking the Republic of Letters in the Seventeenth Carol Pal (New York Cambridge University Press ) pp.

$ This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Displaying exemplary business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit in precapitalist times, Antonio López de Quiroga became the largest silver refiner of the Spanish empire in the seventeenth century.

Bakewell's study, first published intraces the emigrant Spaniard's life and career against the backdrop of Potosi, the great Andean mining Author: Peter Bakewell.

Autobiographical narrative is seldom viewed as a catalyst for the social and political upheavals of mid-seventeenth-century England and its colonies.

Protestant Autobiography in the Seventeenth-Century Anglophone World argues that it should be. The book was published by Messrs. Macmillan in London in An American edition was published in by Messrs.

Harper and Row, under the present title, The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century. The book enjoyed a modest success. It is one of the earliest biographies of a woman, let alone an African woman, let alone and beautiful book to open your eyes into a rarely seen world of a seventeenth century woman.

It is a book to be cherished. This thoughtful, careful, scholarly translation by a woman who learnt several Ethiopic languages as A Seventeenth-Century File Size: KB.The Life and Struggles of Our Mother Walatta Petros is an important text on its own, presented in an exemplary fashion, and worthy of attention by any interested in early colonialism in Africa and the biographies of female religious in Africa and beyond.

Belcher and Kleiner have done a great service in making this literature accessible in a.This paper investigates a selection of private libraries belonging to seventeenth-century artists living in Italy, Spain and the Netherlands.

The contents of the inventories are recorded in inventories and artist biographies. This project elucidates the book-collecting.