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The Spenser encyclopedia

The Spenser encyclopedia

Author: A C Hamilton
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press ; London : Routledge, ©1990
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Encyclopedia covers aspects of literature and society in Elizabethan England.

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedia
Wörterbuch (Fachlexikon)
Reference sources
Reference works
Ouvrages de référence
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: A C Hamilton
ISBN: 0802026761 9780802026767 0415056373 9780415056373 0802079237 9780802079237
OCLC Number: 21305587
Description: xxi, 858 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 31 cm
Contents: Directions for Use, Classification of Articles, Introduction, Acknowledgments, Contributors, THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA, Abbreviations, Illustrations, General Bibliography, Index
Responsibility: A.C. Hamilton, general editor [and others].
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Offers a detailed literary guide to the life, works and influence of the poet Edmund Spenser, containing more than 700 entries. His place in the literary tradition is explored, as is his relationship  Read more...


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'This masterly work ought to be The Elizabethan Encyclopedia, and no less! ... this volume is exceptional by the quality of its material and for its reference system ... a splendid work.' - Cahiers Read more...

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