Re-imagining Western European Geography in English Renaissance Drama

  • Monica┬áMatei-Chesnoiu

Part of the Early Modern Literature in History book series (EMLH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Monica Matei-Chesnoiu
    Pages 1-12
  3. Monica Matei-Chesnoiu
    Pages 13-39
  4. Monica Matei-Chesnoiu
    Pages 40-75
  5. Monica Matei-Chesnoiu
    Pages 76-104
  6. Monica Matei-Chesnoiu
    Pages 105-137
  7. Monica Matei-Chesnoiu
    Pages 138-168
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 169-220

About this book


Matei-Chesnoiu examines the changing understanding of world geography in sixteenth-century England and the concomitant involvement of the London theatre in shaping a new perception of Western European space. Fresh readings are offered of Shakespeare, Jonson, Marlowe, Middleton, Dekker, Massinger, Marston, and others.


drama England Europe Renaissance Romanticism theatre William Shakespeare

Authors and affiliations

  • Monica┬áMatei-Chesnoiu
    • 1
  1. 1.Ovidius University ConstantaRomania

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