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The background of ideas

  1. Alexander, Catherine M.S., and Stanley Wells, eds. Shakespeare and Sexuality. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001.
  2. Benson, Pamela. The Invention of the Renaissance Woman: The Challenge of Female Independence in the Literature and Thought of Italy and England. University Park, Pa: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1992.
  3. Buonarroti, Michelangelo. The Poetry of Michelangelo: An Annotated Translation. Saslow, James M ed. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1991.
  4. Bush, Douglas. The Renaissance and English Humanism. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1958 [1939].
  5. Cassirer, Ernst. The Individual and the Cosmos in Renaissance Philosophy. Oxford: Blackwell, 1963.
  6. Corbin, Peter, and Douglas Sedge. "Three Jacobean Witchcraft Plays." 1986.
  7. Danby, John F. Shakespeare's Doctrine of Nature: A Study of "King Lear". London: Faber and Faber, 1949.
  8. Davys, John. The Voyages and Works of John Davis, the Navigator. Ed Albert Hastings Markham. London: Hakluyt Society, 1880.
  9. Freeman, Rosemary. English Emblem Books. London: Chatto and Windus, 1848.
  10. Gent, Lucy, and Nigel Llewellyn, eds. Renaissance Bodies: The Human Figure in English Culture C. 1540-1660. London: Reaktion Books, 1990.
  11. Gerard, John. The Herball, or Generall Historie of Plants. Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1974 [1597].
  12. Gilbert, Humphrey. A Discourse of Discovery. Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd., 1968 [1576].
  13. Grant, Patrick. Images and Ideas in Literature of the English Renaissance. London: Macmillan, 1979.
  14. Grant, Patrick. Literature and the Discovery of Method in the English Renaissance. London: Macmillan, 1985.
  15. Greaves, Richard L. Society and Religion in Elizabethan England. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1981.
  16. Hill, Christopher. A Nation of Change and Novelty: Politics, Religion and Literature in Seventeenth Century England. New York: Routledge, 1991.
  17. Hill, Christopher. The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1975.
  18. Kaiser, Walter. Praisers of Folly. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1963.
  19. Kristeller, Paul Oskar edited by Michael Mooney. Renaissance Thought and Its Sources. New York: Columbia University Press, 1979.
  20. Langmuir, Gavin I. History, Religion, and Antisemitism. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990.
  21. Levine, Nina S. Women's Matters: Politics, Gender, and Nation in Shakespeare's Early History Plays. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1998.
  22. MacDonald, Michael. Mystical Bedlam: Madness, Anxiety and Healing in Seventeenth Century England. Trans. RC438/M27. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981.
  23. Maxwell, Baldwin, et al., eds. Renaissance Studies in Honor of Hardin Craig. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1941.
  24. McEachern, Claire, and Debora Shuger, eds. Religion and Culture in Renaissance England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997.
  25. Montaigne, Michel de. The Essayes of Montaigne: John Florio's Translation. New York: Modern Library, 1933.
  26. Neaman, Judith S. Suggestion of the Devil: The Origins of Madness. New York: Doubleday, 1975.
  27. Nelson, John Charles. Renaissance Theory of Love: The Context of Giordano's "Eroici Fuori". New York: Columbia University Press, 1958.
  28. Rowland, Beryl. Animals with Human Faces. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1973.
  29. Rowse, A. L. The Elizabethan Renaissance. London: Macmillan, 1971-1972. 2 vols. vols.
  30. Seznec, Jean. The Survival of the Pagan Gods. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1961.
  31. Shapiro, S.C. "Feminists in Elizabethan England." History Today 27 (1977): 703-11.
  32. Shuger, Debora K. Habits of Thought in the English Renaissance: Religion, Politics, and the Dominant Culture. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990.
  33. Shuger, Debora K. Sacred Rhetoric: The Christian Grand Style in the English Renaissance. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1988.
  34. Spencer, Theodore. Shakespeare and the Nature of Man. New York: Macmillan, 1942.
  35. Stephens, John. The Italian Renaissance: The Origins of Intellectual and Artistic Change before the Reformation. London: Longman, 1990.
  36. Strong, Roy. The Renaissance Garden in England. London: Thames and Hudson, 1979.
  37. Struever, Nancy S. Theory as Practice: Ethical Inquiry in the Renaissance. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992.
  38. Taton, René and Curtis Wilson, eds.. Planetary Astronomy from the Renaissance to the Rise of Astrophysics. Vol. 2. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. 2 vols.
  39. Thompson, John Lee. John Calvin and the Daughters of Sarah: Women in Regular and Exceptional Roles in the Exegesis of Calvin, His Predecessors, and His Contemporaries. Geneve, Switzerland: Librairie Droz, 1992.
  40. Tillyard, E. M. W. The Elizabethan World Picture. London: Chatto and Windus, 1943.
  41. Whitaker, Virgil K. Shakespeare's Use of Learning. San Marino, Calif.: Huntington Library, 1953.
  42. White, Harold Ogden. Plagiarism and Imitation During the English Renaissance. New York: Octagon Books, 1965 [1935].
  43. Whitney, Geffrey. A Choice of Emblemes and Other Devises. Henry Green ed. New York: Benjamin Blom, 1967 (1586).
  44. Willey, Basil. The Seventeenth Century Background: Studies in the Thought of the Age in Relation to Poetry and Religion. New York: Columbia University Press, 1950.
  45. Wind, Edgar. Pagan Mysteries in the Renaissance. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1967.
  46. Wrightson, Keith David Levine. Poverty and Piety in an English Village: Terling, 1525-1700. New York: Academic Press, 1979.