Description - The Renaissance and the Celtic Countries by Ceri Davies
This revealing volume sheds new light on the Renaissance in Ireland, Wales and Scotland. * A revealing look at the Renaissance in Ireland, Wales and Scotland. * Written by leading scholars in the field. * Covers a wide range of topics, such as the printing press and book trade in Reformation Scotland, and the debate between the "old" and the "new" in Welsh poetry. * Shows that the Celtic countries were an integral part of the wider European Renaissance. * Demonstrates how Celtic writers, scholars and patrons contributed to the cultural developments of the period.
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(229mm x 152mm x 7mm)
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Author Biography - Ceri Davies
Ceri Davies is Professor of Classics at the University of Wales, Swansea. John E. Law is Reader in History at the University of Wales, Swansea and editor of Renaissance Studies.