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Imagining death in Spenser and Milton

Author: Elizabeth J Bellamy; Patrick Cheney; Michael Carl Schoenfeldt
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
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Imagining Death in Spenser and Milton assembles a collection of essays on the compelling topic of death in two monumental representatives of the early modern canon, Edmund Spenser and John Milton.


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; John Milton; John Milton; John Milton; Edmund Spenser; John Milton; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; John Milton
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth J Bellamy; Patrick Cheney; Michael Carl Schoenfeldt
ISBN: 033398398X 9780333983980 9780230522664 0230522661
OCLC Number: 51810428
Description: xi, 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : Towards defining a poetics of death in Spenser and Milton / Elizabeth Jane Bellamy, Patrick Cheney and Michael Schoenfeldt --
Spenser and the death of the queen / Andrew Hadfield --
Psychic deadness in allegory / Theresa M. Krier --
Death in an allegory / Gordon Teskey --
"After the first death, there is no other" / Roger Kuin and Anne Lake Prescott --
Anatomizing death / Linda Gregerson --
Reading death and the ethics of enjoyment in Spenser and Milton / Marshall Grossman --
Sublime/Pauline / Rachel Trubowitz --
Imagining the death of the king / Laura L. Knoppers --
Milton's nationalism and the rights of memory / Paul Stevens --
Death's afterword / David Lee Miller.
Responsibility: edited by Elizabeth Jane Bellamy, Patrick Cheney, Michael Schoenfeldt.
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