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John Dee: The Politics of Reading and Writing in the English Renaissance
by William Sherman
University of Massachusetts Press
Paper: 978-1-55849-070-3

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
This book challenges the conventional image of John Dee (1527–1609) as an isolated, eccentric philosopher. Instead, William H. Sherman presents Dee in a fresh context, revealing that he was a well-connected adviser to the academic, courtly, and commercial circles of his day.

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