A Critical Edition of George Whetstone’s 1582 An Heptameron of Civil Discourses: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

A Critical Edition of George Whetstone’s 1582 An Heptameron of Civil Discourses

1st Edition

By George Whetstone

Edited by Diana Shklanka


417 pages

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Published in 1987: This edition seeks to make available, for the scholar and the student of Elizabethan literature, an accurate text of an Heptameron of Civill Discourses.

Table of Contents

1. Italian Influence 2. The Ideal of Civility 3. Renaissance Courtesy Literature 4. Dialogue Literature 5. Marriage Literature 6. The Heptameron and Prose Fiction 7. Whetstone’s Sources 8. The Structure of the Heptameron

About the Author/Editor

Diana Shklanka was a english professor at Thompson Rivers University located in Kamloops, British Columbia.

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