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The aesthetics of service in Early Modern England / Elizabeth Rivlin.

Author/Creator:
Rivlin, Elizabeth J., 1971-
Publication:
Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
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viii, 218 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Master and servant in literature.
Household employees in literature.
Contents:
The aesthetics of service
Shakespeare's apprenticeship: performing service in the Comedy of errors and The two gentlemen of Verona
Prose fiction and the mobile servant: Nashe's The unfortunate traveller
"Play the shoemaker": craft and commerce in Deloney's The gentle craft and Dekker's The shoemaker's holiday
"Iterate the work": The alchemist and Ben Jonson's Labors of service
Tragicomic service: The winter's tale and The tempest.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780810127814 (cloth : alk. paper)
0810127814 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
712117518