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Seventeenth-century poetry : an annotated anthology

Author: R M Cummings
Publisher: Oxford ; Malden, Mass. : Blackwell, 2000.
Series: Blackwell annotated anthologies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Robert Cummings's new anthology offers in-depth annotation to a chronologically arranged selection from more than 50 poets writing between 1600 and 1700. The so-called canonical poets are generously represented (all of Milton's Comus, all of Marvell's Upon Appleton House, all of Denham's Coopers Hill) and sometimes with a novel emphasis on non-lyric kinds often left out of anthologies (more of Donne's epistolary
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Genre/Form: poetry
Poetry
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Poésie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R M Cummings
ISBN: 0631210660 9780631210665 0631210652 9780631210658
OCLC Number: 41621701
Description: xxxi, 586 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Poets : George Chapman (1559-1634) --
Michael Drayton (1563-1631) --
Thomas Campion (1567-1620) --
Aemilia Lanyer (1569-1645) --
John Donne (1572-1631) --
Ben Jonson (1572-1637) --
Martha Moulsworth (1578-1646) --
Edward, Lord Herbert of Cherbury (1583-1648) --
William Drummond of Hawthornden (1585-1649) --
Lady Mary Wroth (1587-c.1653 --
Robert Herrick (1591-1674) --
Henry King (1592-1669) --
Francis Quarles (1592-1644) --
George Herbert (1593-1633) --
Thomas Carew (1595-1640) --
Owen Felltham (1602?-1668) --
Thomas Randolph (1605-1635) --
William Habington (1605-1654) --
Edmund Waller (1606-1687) --
Sir Richard Fanshawe (1608-1666) --
John Milton (1608-1674) --
Sir John Suckling (1609-1642) --
Richard Crashaw (1612-1649) --
Samuel Butler (1613-1680) --
John Cleveland (1613-1658) --
Sir John Denham (1615-1669) --
Richard Lovelace (1618-1658) --
Abraham Cowley (1618-1667) --
Lucy Hutchinson (1620-1681) --
Andrew Marvell (1621-1678) --
Henry Vaughan (1622-1695) --
Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle (1624-1674) --
Charles Cotton (1630-1687) --
John Dryden (1631-1700) --
Katherine Philips (1632-1664) --
Thomas Traherne (1637-1674) --
Aphra Behn (1640-1689) --
John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (1647-1680) --
John Oldham (1653-1683) --
Anne Wharton (1659-1685).
Series Title: Blackwell annotated anthologies.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Cummings.
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Provides work by fifty poets in texts freshly credited from contemporary sources. Offers much fuller annotation than customarily available. Includes canonical poets and works as well as works of  Read more...

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