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Author Smith, Donald Kimball.
Title The cartographic imagination in early modern England : re-writing the world in Marlowe, Spenser, Raleigh and Marvell / D.K. Smith.
Imprint Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2008.

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Descript 204 p. : ill., maps, plans, facisms ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-202) and index.
Contents 'To passe the see in shortt space' : re-mapping the medieval world in the Digby Mary Magdalen -- The transformation of seeing : Christopher Saxton and the development of the cartographic imagination -- From allegorical space to a geographical world : mapping cultural memory in The Faerie Queene -- Conquering geography : Sir Walter Raleigh, Christopher Marlowe and the cartographic imagination -- 'Tis not, what once it was, the world' : Andrew Marvell's re-mapping of Old and New in Bermudas and Upon Appleton House.
Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Maps in literature.
Cartography -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Cartography -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Geography in literature.
Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Marvell, Andrew, 1621-1678 -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN/ISSN 9780754656203 (alk. paper)
0754656209 (alk. paper)


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