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The Anatomie of Abuses Contayning a Discoverie, or Briefe Summarie of Such Notable Vices and Imperfections, As Now Raigne in Many Christian Countreyes ... But (English Experience Series; No. 489) by Philip Stubbs

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Published by Walter J Johnson .
Written in English


  • Early works to 1800,
  • England,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • 16th century,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Theater

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ISBN 109022104893
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Other articles where Anatomie of Abuses is discussed: Philip Stubbs: life and straiter devotion whose Anatomie of Abuses (), his most popular work, consisted of a devastating attack on English habits in dress, food, drink, games, and especially sex. At first Stubbs was inclined to condemn only excessive concentration on worldly pastimes, but in later works he denounced all forms. Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stubbes, Phillip. Anatomie of abuses. New York, Garland Pub., He followed this book with other semi-devotional works. He died in about Written Works. , Two Wunderfull and Rare Examples; , A View of Vanitie, and Allarum to England, or, Retrait from Sinne (now lost) , The Anatomie of Abuses; , The Display of Corruptions (part 2 . Philip Stubbes's Anatomy of the Abuses in England in Shakspere's Youth, A.D. (collated with other editions in , , and ) With extracts from Stubbes's Life of his wife, , and his Perfect pathway to felicitie, (), and Bp.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stubbes, Phillip. Anatomie of abuses. London: W. Pickering ; Edinburgh: W. & D. Laing, (OCoLC) In The Anatomie of Abuses Philip Stubbes attacks forcefully and at length both public and private English life, exposing to view – and, he hopes, correction – the supposed abuses of Elizabethan society. The book offers a wide-ranging social critique presented in the form of a dialogue between Philoponus, the educated, worldly-wise traveller, and Spudeus, the country yokel, who chat as they. The anatomie of abuses / by Philip Stubbes ; reprinted from the third edition of under the superintendence of William B.D.D. Turnbull. The book itself is a gold mine for the historical costumer; not only does it contain the entire text of Stubbes' Anatomie of Abuses (Books I and II), but it contains appendixes in which the editor, J. Furnivall, has collected and annotated several dozen primary quotations and excerpts relating to Elizabethan fashion from plays, pamphlets, and.