skip to content
Temperate conquests : Spenser and the Spanish New World Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Temperate conquests : Spenser and the Spanish New World

Author: David Read
Publisher: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Temperate Conquests examines Edmund Spenser's The Faerie Queene within the context of England's international relations and colonial expansion during the Elizabethan period. It is significant reconsideration of Book 2, which is often regarded as one of the least topical and thus least engaging books of The Faerie Queene." "This book responds to the recent wave of work emphasizing Spenser's tenure in Ireland as  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Read
ISBN: 0814328725 9780814328729
OCLC Number: 41488715
Description: 164 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Spenser's Horizon --
1. The Elizabethan Projection --
2. Bloody Hans and "Puissant Kings": Guyon's Mission --
3. Negating the Conqueror: Guyon as Anti-Conquistador --
4. Hunger of Gold: Guyon at the Cave of Mammon --
5. Gnats, Mantles, Tigers, Shades: Maleger and the "Irish Question" --
6. The End of All Our Travel: Guyon at the Bower of Bliss.
Responsibility: David Read.

Abstract:

This volume examines Edmund Spenser's "The Faerie Queene" within the context of England's international relations and colonial expansion during the Elizabethan period. The author argues that Book 2  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/41488715> # Temperate conquests : Spenser and the Spanish New World
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "41488715" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Place/detroit> ; # Detroit
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/miu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1356045> ; # Faerie queene (Spenser, Edmund)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Person/spenser_edmund_1552_1599> ; # Edmund Spenser
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/100170015> ; # Edmund Spenser
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/918574> ; # Explorers in literature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85043939> ; # English poetry--American influences
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815177> ; # Art
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912279> ; # English poetry--American influences
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> ; # Literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1930866> ; # Spanish colonies
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940448> ; # Geographical discoveries in literature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85028570> ; # Colonies in literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Topic/kolonialismus> ; # Kolonialismus
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1352794> ; # Discovery and exploration, Spanish
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95005928> ; # Geographical discoveries in literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/913863> ; # Epic poetry, English
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102252> ; # Didactic poetry, English--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239786> ; # America
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/821.3/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Place/spain_america> ; # Spain--America
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Topic/english_poetry_spanish_influences> ; # English poetry--Spanish influences
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/892996> ; # Didactic poetry, English
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Place/america> ; # America
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868477> ; # Colonies in literature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103207> ; # Epic poetry, English--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh94004143> ; # Explorers in literature
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/119718371> ; # David Read
   schema:datePublished "2000" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/366205426> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Temperate conquests : Spenser and the Spanish New World"@en ;
   schema:productID "41488715" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/41488715#PublicationEvent/detroit_wayne_state_university_press_2000> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Agent/wayne_state_university_press> ; # Wayne State University Press
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/41488715#Review/73518301> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814328729> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/41488715> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Agent/wayne_state_university_press> # Wayne State University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Wayne State University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/366205426#Person/spenser_edmund_1552_1599> # Edmund Spenser
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1552?" ;
   schema:deathDate "1599" ;
   schema:familyName "Spenser" ;
   schema:givenName "Edmund" ;
   schema:name "Edmund Spenser" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102252> # Didactic poetry, English--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Didactic poetry, English--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103207> # Epic poetry, English--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Epic poetry, English--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85028570> # Colonies in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Colonies in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85043939> # English poetry--American influences
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "English poetry--American influences"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh94004143> # Explorers in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Explorers in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95005928> # Geographical discoveries in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Geographical discoveries in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239786> # America
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "America" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1352794> # Discovery and exploration, Spanish
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Discovery and exploration, Spanish"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1356045> # Faerie queene (Spenser, Edmund)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Faerie queene (Spenser, Edmund)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1930866> # Spanish colonies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Spanish colonies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815177> # Art
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Art"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868477> # Colonies in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Colonies in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/892996> # Didactic poetry, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Didactic poetry, English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912279> # English poetry--American influences
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85043939> ; # English poetry--American influences
   schema:name "English poetry--American influences"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/913863> # Epic poetry, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Epic poetry, English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/918574> # Explorers in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Explorers in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940448> # Geographical discoveries in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Geographical discoveries in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> # Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100170015> # Edmund Spenser
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1552?" ;
   schema:deathDate "1599" ;
   schema:familyName "Spenser" ;
   schema:givenName "Edmund" ;
   schema:name "Edmund Spenser" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/119718371> # David Read
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1956" ;
   schema:familyName "Read" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Read" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814328729>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0814328725" ;
   schema:isbn "9780814328729" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/41488715#Review/73518301>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/41488715> ; # Temperate conquests : Spenser and the Spanish New World
   schema:reviewBody ""Temperate Conquests examines Edmund Spenser's The Faerie Queene within the context of England's international relations and colonial expansion during the Elizabethan period. It is significant reconsideration of Book 2, which is often regarded as one of the least topical and thus least engaging books of The Faerie Queene." "This book responds to the recent wave of work emphasizing Spenser's tenure in Ireland as defining his interest with English colonialism. Temperate Conquests contains much that will interest students and scholars of Edmund Spenser, Renaissance studies, and European colonialism."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.