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The Resource Transformations of love : the friendship of John Evelyn and Margaret Godolphin, Frances Harris

Transformations of love : the friendship of John Evelyn and Margaret Godolphin, Frances Harris

Label
Transformations of love : the friendship of John Evelyn and Margaret Godolphin
Title
Transformations of love
Title remainder
the friendship of John Evelyn and Margaret Godolphin
Statement of responsibility
Frances Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Evelyn ranks with his friend Samuel Pepys as one of the best loved of English diarists. He was a virtuoso: a man of letters and of science, highly intellectual and devoutly spiritual. This is an absorbing new study of the most controversial episode of his life: his passionate 'seraphic' friendship with Margaret Godolphin, a maid of honour at the Restoration court of Charles II. Was Evelyn in his way as much a sexual predator as the rakes he professed to despise, or does the. episode provide an unexpected slant on contemporary spirituality? Set against the vivid background of the court and
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Frances
Dewey number
828/.403
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3433.E5
LC item number
Z66 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evelyn, John
  • Godolphin, Margaret Blagge
  • Evelyn, John
  • Godolphin, Margaret Blagge
  • Diarists
  • Women
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • Evelyn, John
  • Godolphin, Margaret Blagge
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Courts and courtiers
  • Diarists
  • Friendship
  • Manners and customs
  • Women
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • Liefdesparen
Label
Transformations of love : the friendship of John Evelyn and Margaret Godolphin, Frances Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 310-324) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The garden and the river -- Man of the shade -- Nuptial love -- Courtly love -- Conversion -- Seraphick love -- The serpent in the garden -- The marriage masque -- Godly housekeeping
Control code
252638478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 330 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280759260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252638478
Label
Transformations of love : the friendship of John Evelyn and Margaret Godolphin, Frances Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 310-324) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The garden and the river -- Man of the shade -- Nuptial love -- Courtly love -- Conversion -- Seraphick love -- The serpent in the garden -- The marriage masque -- Godly housekeeping
Control code
252638478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 330 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280759260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252638478

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