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Product Description: Treacherous Faith offers a new and ambitious cross-disciplinary account of the ways writers from the early English Reformation to the Restoration generated, sustained, or questioned cultural anxieties about heresy and heretics. This book examines the dark, often brutal story of defining, constructing, and punishing heretics in early modern England, and especially the ways writers themselves contributed to or interrogated the politics of religious fear-mongering and demonizing...read more

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9780199203390 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2013, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Treacherous Faith offers a new and ambitious cross-disciplinary account of the ways writers from the early English Reformation to the Restoration generated, sustained, or questioned cultural anxieties about heresy and heretics.

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9780198778332 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 9, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Treacherous Faith offers a new and ambitious cross-disciplinary account of the ways writers from the early English Reformation to the Restoration generated, sustained, or questioned cultural anxieties about heresy and heretics.

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Product Description: After the late fourteenth century, English literature was fundamentally shaped by the heresy of John Wyclif and his followers. This study demonstrates how Geoffrey Chaucer, William Langland, John Clanvowe, Margery Kempe, Thomas Hoccleve and John Lydgate, far from eschewing Wycliffism out of fear of censorship or partisan distaste, viewed Wycliffite ideas as a distinctly new intellectual resource...read more

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9780521887915 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2008), cover price $114.99 | About this edition: After the late fourteenth century, English literature was fundamentally shaped by the heresy of John Wyclif and his followers.

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Product Description: This interdisciplinary volume of essays brings together a team of leading early modern historians and literary scholars in order to examine the changing conceptions, character, and condemnation of 'heresy' in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century England...read more
By David Loewenstein (editor) and John Marshall (editor)

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9780521820769 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 31, 2007), cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This interdisciplinary volume of essays brings together a team of leading early modern historians and literary scholars in order to examine the changing conceptions, character, and condemnation of 'heresy' in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century England.

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9780521126854, titled "Heresy, Literature, and Politics in Early Modern English Culture" | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, December 28, 2009), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This interdisciplinary volume of essays brings together a team of leading early modern historians and literary scholars in order to examine the changing conceptions, character, and condemnation of 'heresy' in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century England.

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Product Description: It is distinctly paradoxical that John Milton--who opposed infant baptism, supported regicide, defended divorce and approved of polygamy--should be heard as a voice of orthodoxy. Yet modern scholarship has often understated or explained away his heretical opinions...read more
By Stephen B. Dobranski (editor) and John P. Rumrich (editor)

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9780521630658 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: It is distinctly paradoxical that John Milton--who opposed infant baptism, supported regicide, defended divorce and approved of polygamy--should be heard as a voice of orthodoxy.

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9780521100939 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 5, 2009), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: It is distinctly paradoxical that John Milton--who opposed infant baptism, supported regicide, defended divorce and approved of polygamy--should be heard as a voice of orthodoxy.

What is the creator of the world were evil? What if Christ, the Son, were the antagonist rather than the ally of the Father? Nuttall tracks this subversive theology from the Gnostics of the second century, through its flickering reappearance in Marlowe and Milton, to its full development in Blake.

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9780198184621 | Clarendon Pr, November 12, 1998, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: What is the creator of the world were evil?

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9780199213160 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 29, 2007, cover price $51.00

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Product Description: This is a detailed and innovative study of the use by the poet Shelley, conventionally regarded as an atheist, of ideas and imagery from the Scriptures in expressing his world view. Assessing Shelley's poetic theory and practice in relation to the Gnostic heresies of the early church period and the Enlightenment critiques of Scripture, the book shows the poet's method of biblical interpretation to be heterodox and revisionist...read more

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9780198122845 | Clarendon Pr, May 1, 1994, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: This is a detailed and innovative study of the use by the poet Shelley, conventionally regarded as an atheist, of ideas and imagery from the Scriptures in expressing his world view.

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