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Document Week 5, Enclosure in the lowlands

Week 5 slides, Enclosure in the lowlands

agricultural revolution, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century view
Document The Myth Of The Black Knight: Subverting The Image Of Count Gondomar In Early Modern England, Ernesto Oyarbide Magaña

This article centres its attention on the propaganda produced after the failure of the Spanish Match: the marriage negotiations between Spain and...

17th century, pamphlets view
Document ‘Worthy of Eve before the Fall’: Representations of Palmyra in Eighteenth Century Britain, Elisabeth Grass

‘The Ruins of Palmyra’ (1753) was the first of a new genre of architectural publication which appeared in the mid-eighteenth century, applying...

Architecture, Neoclassical, 17th century, Fine arts view
Document Week 3, Improved farming methods

New crops and systems in the 18th century

agricultural revolution, 17th century, 18th century view
Document Some 17th century clerical jokes from Nicholas Le Strange's Jest Book

Some 17th century clerical jokes from Nicholas Le Strange's Jest Book, published as Nicholas Le Strange, Lippincott, Merry Jeasts, 1974...

Religious history, Humour, The Church of Enga, Clergy, 17th century view
Document Improving Vision: The Moral Focus of the Sense of Sight in Seventeenth-Century Text and Textile, Jean Lambert

In early modern culture, the eye was widely deemed to be the pre-eminent organ of the sensorium on account of its contribution to the intellectual...

17th century, eye, Morality, embroidery view
Document Agricultural revolution week 1 slides

Introduction

Agricultural history, agricultural revolution, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century view
Document Disorder and Resolution: William Blake’s ‘London’ and William Wordsworth’s ‘London 1802’ by Alex Deamer

In this essay I examine the differing attitudes towards disorder and resolution in William Blake’s ‘London’ and William Wordsworth’s ‘London 1802...

William Blake, William Wordsworth, 17th century, romanticism view
Document John Selden, Table Talk,

Quotations from John Selden's Table Talk (1689)

John Selden, Quotations, Lawyers, English Civil War, 17th century view
Document Women's work reading list, preparation and assignments

Women's work reading list, preparation and assignment options, weeks 1-10

womens history, work, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century view
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