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Ben Jonson and the Roman Frame of Mind
Katharine Eisaman Maus

Paperback | 2014 | $29.95 | ($17.97) / £19.95 | (£11.97) | ISBN: 9780691611969
223 pp. | 6 x 9
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Katharine Maus explores the biographical reasons for Jonson's preference for particular Latin authors; the effects of Roman moral and psychological paradigms on his methods of characterization and generic choices; the connection between his critical theory and artistic practice; and the impact of Roman social theory on his portrayal of communities and on his peculiar relationship with his audiences.

Originally published in 1985.

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