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Pastoral process : Spenser, Marvell, Milton

Author: Susan Snyder
Publisher: Stanford (Calif.) Stanford University Press 1998
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This text draws a basic distinction between two aspects of the pastoral ideal: the Arcadian pastoral, which locates the unspoiled paradise in space, and the Golden Age mode, which locates the ideal  Read more...


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Named Person: Edmund Spenser; Andrew Marvell; John Milton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Snyder
ISBN: 0804731063 9780804731065
OCLC Number: 1014631797
Description: XI, 241 p. 23 cm
Contents: A note on textual conventions; Introduction: pastoral and pastoral process; 1. Manifest content: pastoral process in The Shepheardes Calender, the Mower poems, and Lycidas; 2. Cultural 'day's residue': the level of myth; 3. Latent conflict: resisting difference; 4. 'As time her taught': biographical and historical speculations; Afterword: green and dying; Notes; Works cited; Index.
Responsibility: Susan Snyder.


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"This is a powerful, original study, one that richly and often movingly combines simplicity with depth, clarity with complexity. . . . Snyder's deep and broad erudition is everywhere evident, yet Read more...

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