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After Lavinia : A Literary History of Premodern Marriage Diplomacy (Hardcover) (John Watkins)
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In medieval and early modern Europe, marriage treaties were a perennial feature of the diplomatic landscape. In After Lavinia, John Watkins traces the history of the practice, focusing on the unusually close relationship between diplomacy and literary production in Western Europe from antiquity through the seventeenth century.
Number of Pages: 274
Genre: Literary Criticism, History
Publisher: Cornell Univ Pr
Author: John Watkins
Street Date: May 9, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-39-7487
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