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Caroline (Historical Period) 1625-1649

Caroline Period Facts:
  • Historical period.
  • Belongs to the years 1625-1649 when Charles I reigned as king of England, Scotland & Ireland.
  • The Latin version of Charles = Carolus.
  • Period was marked by increasing religious & social tension.
  • Eventually the tension found expression in the English Civil War.
Caroline Period & Literature:
  • Period includes the later metaphysical poets.
  • Period also contains the early works Milton.
  • The 'Cavalier poets' Sir John Suckling, Robert Herrick, Richard Lovelace & Thomas Carew are from this period.
  • The period also marks the watershed between the culture of Elizabethan literature & Jacobean literature in England.
  • English writer & physician Thomas Browne was a successor to Francis Bacon with his publications - Religio medici / The Religion of a Doctor (1643).

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