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The culture of usury in Renaissance England / David Hawkes.

Author/Creator:
Hawkes, David, 1964-
Publication:
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
200 p. ; 22 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Usury -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.
Usury -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Contents:
"Howe is the worlde chaunged" : the emergence of usury
The Aristotelian and Biblical critiques
The theological critique
"Strange metamorphosis" : the death of hospitality
Magic, labor, and allegory : imagining the usurer
"Tramplers of time" : alchemists, goldsmiths, and sodomites.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780230616264 (alk. paper)
0230616267 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
268792578