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Maria made a controversial marriage in July 1551 to John Ponet, Bishop of Winchester (c.1514-August 1556), not only because the concept of married clergy was still an anathema to many but also because until earlier that same year Ponet had been “married” to another woman. They were both charged with bigamy when it came to light that she already had a husband, a Nottingham butcher. Ponet.
The Painterly Print: Monotypes from the Seventeenth to the Twentieth Century The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (1980) This title is out of print. Share. Description: Monotype is a print medium whose simple concept, spontaneous process, and elegant result attract both artists and collectors. The earliest monotypes date from the 1640s, when Giovanni Benedetto.
Marriage was a highly honorable estate, and both young men and maidens looked forward to it as a natural and desirable step in the sequence of life. The preliminaries were of a distinctly patriarchal type. The marriage was usually a matter of arrangement between the suitor and his intended father-in-law. Sometimes a man might win his bride by heroic deed or personal merit; but usually the.
All Is Truth. O ME, man of slack faith so long! Standing aloof--denying portions so long; Only aware to-day of compact, all-diffused truth; Discovering to-day there is no lie, or form of lie, and can be none, but grows as inevitably upon itself as the truth does upon itself, Or as any law of the earth, or any natural production of the earth does.
Walt Whitman was born on May 31, 1819, in West Hills, on Long Island, New York. He was the second son of Walter Whitman, a house-builder, and Louisa Van Velsor. In the 1820s and 1830s, the family, which consisted of nine children, lived in Long Island and Brooklyn, where Whitman attended the.
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In a seminal essay influenced by structuralist theory, Foley first recognized that female characters often breach the divide between household and polis through their religious interventions, restoring order to both spheres. 18 The symbolic representation of women as ritual agents in tragedy is further explored in her two subsequent books. 19 An essay by Winkler can also be considered.