Corpus ID: 155219037

The publisher Humphrey Moseley and royalist literature, 1640-1660

  title={The publisher Humphrey Moseley and royalist literature, 1640-1660},
  author={Nicola Marie Whitehead},
  • Nicola Marie Whitehead
  • Published 2014
  • History
  • The principal argument of this thesis is that royalist literary publishing in the civil wars and Interregnum was a more coherent and wider movement than has been recognised. It asserts the importance of print culture to royalists, both as a vehicle for personal responses to political circumstances, and as a means to criticize and undermine the opposition. The thesis uses the publisher Humphrey Moseley as a lens through which to examine the publisher's role in the dissemination of a wide range… CONTINUE READING