New PDF release: Ben Jonson's Walk to Scotland: An Annotated Edition of the

By James Loxley,Anna Groundwater,Julie Sanders

on the center of this publication is a formerly unpublished account of Ben Jonson's celebrated stroll from London to Edinburgh in the summertime of 1618. This specified firsthand narrative offers us with an perception into the place Jonson went, whom he met, and what he did at the means. James Loxley, Anna Groundwater and Julie Sanders current a transparent, readable and entirely annotated version of the textual content. An creation and a sequence of contextual essays shed additional gentle on subject matters together with the facts of provenance and authorship, Jonson's contacts all through Britain, his superstar prestige, and the relationships among his 'foot voyage' and different well-known trips of the time. The essays additionally light up wider matters similar to early smooth commute and political and cultural relatives among England and Scotland. it really is a useful quantity for students and upper-level scholars of Ben Jonson reviews, early sleek literature, seventeenth-century social background, and cultural geography.

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