Childhood, education and the stage in early modern England / edited by Richard Preiss, University of Utah ; Deanne Williams, York University.
What did childhood mean in early modern England? To answer this question, this book examines two key contemporary institutions: the school and the stage. The rise of grammar schools and universities, and of the professional stage featuring boy actors, reflect the culture's massive investment in...
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Cambridge University Press,