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The Resource Fictions of embassy : literature and diplomacy in early modern Europe, Timothy Hampton, (electronic resource)

Fictions of embassy : literature and diplomacy in early modern Europe, Timothy Hampton, (electronic resource)

Label
Fictions of embassy : literature and diplomacy in early modern Europe
Title
Fictions of embassy
Title remainder
literature and diplomacy in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Hampton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hampton, Timothy
Dewey number
809/.894
LC call number
PN56.D55
LC item number
H36 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • Diplomacy in literature
  • International relations in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Diplomacy
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Fictions of embassy : literature and diplomacy in early modern Europe, Timothy Hampton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-228) and index
Contents
Introduction : angels and pimps : toward a diplomatic poetics -- Words and deeds : diplomacy and humanist fiction -- The useful and the honorable : the ethics of mediation in the late Renaissance -- Epic and the law of nations : Tasso's Jerusalem delivered -- From Cortez to Camões : identity and authority in the discourse of discovery -- Big states and small states : sovereignty, diplomatic recognition, and the theater of Pierre Corneille -- Hamlet's diplomacy : state-building, dispatch, and revenge -- The tragedy of delegation : diplomatic action and tragic form in Racine's Andromaque -- Conclusion : in the Hôtel des Ambassadeurs
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000484347
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780801447754
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043684
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000484347
Label
Fictions of embassy : literature and diplomacy in early modern Europe, Timothy Hampton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-228) and index
Contents
Introduction : angels and pimps : toward a diplomatic poetics -- Words and deeds : diplomacy and humanist fiction -- The useful and the honorable : the ethics of mediation in the late Renaissance -- Epic and the law of nations : Tasso's Jerusalem delivered -- From Cortez to Camões : identity and authority in the discourse of discovery -- Big states and small states : sovereignty, diplomatic recognition, and the theater of Pierre Corneille -- Hamlet's diplomacy : state-building, dispatch, and revenge -- The tragedy of delegation : diplomatic action and tragic form in Racine's Andromaque -- Conclusion : in the Hôtel des Ambassadeurs
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000484347
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780801447754
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043684
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000484347

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