Centre for Early Modern Studies
Welcome to the research outputs of the University of Exeter's Centre for Early Modern Studies
(Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016-12-19)This article reviews a production of Francis Beaumont's The Woman Hater (1606) performed by Edward's Boys and presented at the University of Oxford's Catholic Chaplaincy in March 2016. The first mounting of the play since ...
Destitute or gentleman? The voices and identity of the poor cloth workers of Exeter's 'Golden Age' (The University of Exeter, 2013-05-05)The late seventeenth and early eighteenth century saw the peak, or 'Golden Age' of Exeter's influence in the still dominant cloth trade in England, exporting up to twenty five percent of the national output: by 1700 Exeter ...