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Keeble, N. H.

Overview
Works: 91 works in 359 publications in 1 language and 7,292 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  History  Allegories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Didactic fiction  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PR3330, 823.4
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Most widely held works by N. H Keeble
The cultural identity of seventeenth-century woman : a reader by N. H Keeble( )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology brings together extracts from a wide variety of seventeenth-century sources to illustrate the ways in which the cultural notion of `women' was then constructed. historical circumstances of women's lives in the seventeenth century and the cultural notions of `woman' which prevailed then. What did women and men think women should be? Over 200 extracts from books, pamphlets, diaries and letters are arranged under three main headings: female nature, character and behaviour; female roles and affairs; and `feminisms.' Each chapter is introduced by N.H. Keeble who contextualis
The Cambridge companion to writing of the English Revolution by N. H Keeble( Book )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of fifteen essays by leading scholars examines the extraordinary diversity and richness of the writing produced in response to, and as part of, the upheaval in the religious, political and cultural life of the nation which constituted the English Revolution. The turmoil of the civil wars fought out from 1639 to 1651, the shock of the execution of Charles I, and the uncertainty of the succeeding period of constitutional experiment were enacted and refigured in writing which both shaped and was shaped by the tumultuous times. The various strategies of this battle of the books are explored through essays on the course of events, intellectual trends and the publishing industry; in discussions of canonical figures such as Milton, Marvell, Bunyan and Clarendon; and in accounts of women's writing and of fictional and non-fictional prose. A full chronology, detailed guides to further reading and a glossary are included."--Publisher description
The Restoration : England in the 1660s by N. H Keeble( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The restoration of the monarchy in 1660 and the return of Charles II to his throne have often been depicted as a watershed in English history, inaugurating a period of stability following the upheavals and radicalism of the Civil War, the Republic and the Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell. N.H. Keeble's study challenges this portrayal of events, arguing that the Restoration was in fact tentative and insecure, unsure either of its popular support or its future."--Jacket
The literary culture of nonconformity in later seventeenth-century England by N. H Keeble( Book )

14 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of Richard Baxter by Richard Baxter( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Baxter, Puritan man of letters by N. H Keeble( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Bunyan--Conventicle and Parnassus : tercentenary essays by N. H Keeble( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come by John Bunyan( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Pilgrim's Progress (Part I 1678/Part II 1684) holds a unique place in the history of English literature. No other seventeenth-century work except the King James Bible, nothing from the pen of a writer of Bunyan's social class in any period, and no other Christian work, has enjoyed such an extensive readership." "The pilgrim Christian, Mr Worldly Wiseman, Giant Despair, Hopeful, and Ignorance are engaged in a powerful drama set against a solidly realistic background of town and country. Bunyan captures the speech of ordinary people as accurately as he depicts their behaviour and appearance and as firmly as he realizes their inner emotional and spiritual life. The tale is related in language remarkable for its beauty and simplicity, and is spiced with Bunyan's acute and satirical perceptions of the vanity and hypocrisy of his own society."--Jacket
The complete works of John Milton by John Milton( Book )

in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calendar of the correspondence of Richard Baxter by N. H Keeble( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings on travel, discovery, and history by Daniel Defoe( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare : notes by N. H Keeble( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building on the formula of "York Notes", this Advanced series introduces students to more sophisticated analysis and wider critical perspectives. The notes enable students to appreciate contrasting interpretations of the text and to develop their own critical thinking
Handbook of English and Celtic studies in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the life of Colonel Hutchinson by Lucy Hutchinson( Book )

10 editions published between 1908 and 2015 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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John Bunyan : reading dissenting writing( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Settling the peace of the church' : 1662 revisited by Neil H Keeble( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1662 Act of Uniformity and the consequent "ejections" on August 24 (St. Bartholomew's Day) of those who refused to comply with its stringent conditions comprise perhaps the single most significant episode in post-Reformation English religious history. Intended, in its own words, "to settle the peace of the church" by banishing dissent and outlawing Puritan opinion it instead led to penal religious legislation and persecution, vituperative controversy, and repeated attempts to diversify the religious life of the nation until, with the Toleration Act of 1689, its aspiration was finally abandoned and the freedom of the individual conscience and the right to dissent were, within limits, legally recognised. Bartholomew Day was hence, unintentionally but momentously, the first step towards today's pluralist and multicultural society. his volume brings together nine original essays which on the basis of new research examine afresh the nature and occasion of the Act, its repercussions and consequences and the competing ways in which its effects were shaped in public memory. A substantial introduction sets out the historical context. The result is an interdisciplinary volume which avoids partisanship to engage with episcopalian, nonconformist, and separatist perspectives; it understands "English" history as part of "British" history, taking in the Scottish and Irish experience; it recognises the importance of European and transatlantic relations by including the Netherlands and New England in its scope; and it engages with literary history in its discussions of the memorialisation of these events in autobiography, memoirs, and historiography. This collection constitutes the most wide-ranging and sustained discussion of this episode for fifty years
Calendar of the correspondence of Richard Baxter by N. H Keeble( )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This calendar provides, with full annotation and indexes, the substance of the complete surviving correspondence of the Puritan divine Richard Baxter, making available a rich source for the religious, political, and cultural history of the 17th century
Loving & free converse : Richard Baxter in his letters by N. H Keeble( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard II, William Shakespeare : note by N. H Keeble( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare, Richard II : notes by N. H Keeble( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The cultural identity of seventeenth-century woman : a reader
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The Cambridge companion to writing of the English RevolutionThe Restoration : England in the 1660sThe pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to comeThe complete works of John MiltonCalendar of the correspondence of Richard BaxterWritings on travel, discovery, and historyRomeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare : notesMemoirs of the life of Colonel Hutchinson
Alternative Names
Keeble, N. H.

Keeble, N. H. (Neil Howard)

Keeble, Neil

Keeble, Neil Howard.

Keeble, Neil Howard 1944-

Languages
English (211)