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The Resource Pretty creatures : children and fiction in the English Renaissance, Michael Witmore

Pretty creatures : children and fiction in the English Renaissance, Michael Witmore

Label
Pretty creatures : children and fiction in the English Renaissance
Title
Pretty creatures
Title remainder
children and fiction in the English Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Michael Witmore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In Pretty Creatures, Michael Witmore examines the ways in which children, with their proverbial capacity for spontaneous imitation and their imaginative absorption, came to exemplify the virtues and powers of fiction during the English Renaissance."--Jacket
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
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Witmore, Michael
Dewey number
820.9/28209031
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR428.C44
LC item number
W58 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Children in literature
  • Theater and children
  • Theater and children
  • Children
  • Children
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Children
  • English literature
  • Children in literature
  • Theater and children
  • England
Label
Pretty creatures : children and fiction in the English Renaissance, Michael Witmore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ut pueritas poesis : the child and fiction in the English Renaissance -- Animated children in Elizabeth's coronation pageant of 1559 -- Phatic metadrama and the touch of irony in English children's theater -- Mamillius, The winter's tale, and the impetus of fiction -- The lies children tell : counterfeiting victims and witnesses in early modern English witchcraft trials and possessions
Control code
732957082
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801463556
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4sjrh
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732957082
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Pretty creatures : children and fiction in the English Renaissance, Michael Witmore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ut pueritas poesis : the child and fiction in the English Renaissance -- Animated children in Elizabeth's coronation pageant of 1559 -- Phatic metadrama and the touch of irony in English children's theater -- Mamillius, The winter's tale, and the impetus of fiction -- The lies children tell : counterfeiting victims and witnesses in early modern English witchcraft trials and possessions
Control code
732957082
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801463556
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4sjrh
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732957082
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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