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The Cambridge companion to Spenser

The Cambridge companion to Spenser

Author: Andrew Hadfield
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

The Cambridge Companion to Spenser provides an accessible and rigorous introduction to Spenser. Fourteen specially commissioned essays provide all the essential information required to appreciate and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Handbook
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Guides et manuels
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides, manuels, etc
Named Person: Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Hadfield
ISBN: 0521641993 9780521641999 0521645700 9780521645706 9780511999178 0511999178
OCLC Number: 45388479
Description: xx, 278 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Relevance of Edmund Spenser / Andrew Hadfield --
Spenser's life and career / Richard Rambuss --
Historical contexts: Britain and Europe / David J. Baker --
Ireland: policy, poetics and parody / Richard A. McCabe --
Spenser's pastorals: The Shepheardes Calender and Colin Clouts come home again / Patrick Cheney --
Faerie Queene, Books I-III / Susanne L. Wofford --
Faerie Queene, Books IV-VII --
Andrew Hadfield --
Spenser's shorter poems / Anne Lake Prescott --
Spenser's languages: writing in the ruins of English --
Willy Maley --
Sexual politics / Linda Gregerson --
Spenser's religion / John N. King --
Spenser and classical traditions / Colin Burrow --
Spenser and contemporary vernacular poetry / Roland Greene --
Spenser's influence / Paul Alpers.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Other Titles: Companion to Spenser
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Hadfield.
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'This valuable compendium of synoptic essays includes well-measured contributions from leading figures in the field: Richard Rambuss, Richard McCabe, Willy Maley and Hadfield himself ... they offer Read more...

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