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Fictions of conversion [electronic resource] : Jews, Christians, and cultures of change in early modern England / Jeffrey S. Shoulson.

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Author/Creator:
Shoulson, Jeffrey S.
Other Title:
Penn Press e-books.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
University of Pennsylvania Press : Philadelphia, c2013
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (263 p.)
Subjects:
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Christianity and other religions -- Judaism -- History -- 17th century.
Religion and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Jews in literature -- History and criticism.
Conversion in literature -- History -- 17th century.
Culture conflict in literature -- History -- 17th century.
Hebrew literature -- Appreciation -- England.
Jews -- Conversion to Christianity.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents:
Introduction
"The Jews perverted and the Gentiles converted": confessions and conversos
"Thy people shall be my people": typology, gender, and biblical converts
"The meaning, not the name I call": converting the Bible and Homer
Alchemies of conversion: Shakespeare, Jonson, Vaughan, and the science of Jewish transmutation
Conversion and enthusiasm: radical religion and the poetics of Paradise regained.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-253) and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
University of Pennsylvania. Press.
Other format:
Print version:
ISBN:
0812208196 (electronic bk.)
9780812208191 (electronic bk.)
9780812244823 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0812244826 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
858601668
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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