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Author Smith, Bruce R., 1946-

Title The acoustic world of early modern England : attending to the O-factor / Bruce R. Smith.

Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  820.9003 SMITH    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 386 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-365) and index.
Contents 1. Around. 1. Opening. 2. Mapping the Field. 3. The Soundscapes of Early Modern England: City, Country, Court. 4. Re: Membering. 5. Some Propositions Concerning O -- 2. Within. 6. Games, Gambols, Gests, Jests, Jibes, Jigs. 7. Ballads Within, Around, Among, Of, Upon, Against, Within. 8. Within the Wooden O. 9. Circling the Subject -- 3. Beyond. 10. Listen, Otherwise.
Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Popular literature -- England -- History and criticism.
Popular culture -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Popular culture -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Oral tradition -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Oral tradition -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Language and culture -- England -- History.
ISBN 0226763765 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226763773 (paperback: alk. paper)