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The politics of court scandal in early modern England

news culture and the Overbury affair, 1603-1666

by Alastair James Bellany

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Overbury, Thomas Sir, 1581-1613 -- Death and burial.,
    • Somerset, Frances Howard Carr, Countess of, 1593-1632.,
    • Somerset, Robert Carr, Earl of, d. 1645.,
    • Journalism -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Scandals -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Murder -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Nobility -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- James I, 1603-1625.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-301) and index.

      StatementAlastair Bellany.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesCambridge studies in early modern history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA391.1.O94 B45 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 312 p. :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3948355M
      ISBN 100521782899
      LC Control Number2001037394

      Popular Politics in Early Seventeenth-Century England,” Past & Present. (): • Alastair Bellany, The Politics of Court Scandal in Early Modern England: News Culture and the Overbury Affair, , (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, ) • Linda Levy Peck, Court Patronage and Corruption in Early Stuart England. Law, Politics and Society in Early Modern England Law, like religion, provided one of the principal discourses through which early modern English people conceptualised the world in which they lived. Transcending traditional boundaries between social, legal and political history, this innovative and authoritative study examines.

      He is the author of The Politics of Court Scandal in Early Modern England, co-editor of Early Stuart Libels: An Edition of Poetry From Manuscript Sources, and is completing work on a pair of co-written books: The Murder of King James I: Medicine, Poison Politics and the Secret History of the English Revolution; and England's Assassin: John. Conspiracy and Virtue: Women, Writing, and Politics in Seventeenth Century England. By Susan Wiseman. What was the relationship between woman and politics in seventeenth-century England? Responding to this question, Conspiracy and Virtue argues that theoretical exclusion of women from the political sphere shaped their relation to it.

        Linda Levy Peck is Columbian Professor of History at the George Washington University. She has published extensively on politics, society, and culture in seventeenth-century England. She is the author of Court Patronage and Corruption in Early Stuart England () and the editor of The Mental World of the Jacobean Court (). Get the latest BBC Politics news: breaking news, comment and analysis plus political guides and in-depth special reports on UK and EU politics.


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