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Edmund Spenser : a life

Author: Andrew Hadfield
Publisher: Oxford ; [New York] : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Edmund Spenser's innovative poetic works have a central place in the canon of English literature. Yet he is remembered as a morally flawed, self-interested sycophant; in Karl Marx's words,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [Biographies]
Named Person: Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Hadfield
ISBN: 9780199591022 0199591024
OCLC Number: 826730212
Awards: Winner of Winner of the Elizabeth Dietz Award for the best publication in Early Modern Studies.
Description: xxi, 624 p., [24] p. pl. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Writing the life ; Origins and childhood ; Spenser goes to college ; Lost years ; Annus Mirabilis ; To Ireland I ; Spenser's castle ; Back to England ; 1591 ; More lost years and second marriage, 1592-5 ; Return to London, 1596-7 ; Last years, 1597-9 ; Afterword ; Appendix 1: Spenser's descendants ; Appendix 2: Portraits of Spenser ; Appendix 3: Spenser's lives.
Responsibility: Andrew Hadfield.
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feast on it alone and with friends and feed it to your students. * J.B. Lethbridge, Shakespeare Jahrbuch * Andrew Hadfield's biography takes Spenser scholarship and criticism to a new level. * Gordon Read more...

 
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