By A. Sherman

ISBN-10: 023060028X

ISBN-13: 9780230600287

This booklet fills a lacuna within the highbrow historical past of the 17th century through investigating the position that skepticism performs within the declining status of reminiscence. It argues that Shakespeare and Donne revolutionize the artwork of reminiscence, due to their skepticism, and thereby rework literary thoughts like mimesis, exemplarity, and pastoral.

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