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Spenser's Ovidian poetics

Author: M L Stapleton
Publisher: Newark : University of Delaware Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
No history of the longstanding critical tradition of exploring the Spenser-Ovid relationship has been written. In this book Professor Stapleton constructs such a critical history: the annotations of E.K. in The Shepheardes Calender (1579), the Enlightenment editions of The Faerie Queene, the philological mode of the Spenser Variorum (1932-57), and the recent, innovative work of Harry Berger and Colin Burrow. Aside  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Edmund Spenser; Ovid; Ovid; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; Publius Ovidius Naso; Edmund Spenser; Ovidius; Edmund Spenser; Edmund Spenser; Publius Ovidius Naso
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M L Stapleton
ISBN: 9780874130805 0874130808
OCLC Number: 319601784
Description: 271 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : "seem to emulate, and hope to overgo" : a critical history --
Colin Clout and old palemon read the Tristia --
"So swelles myne inward minde" : the Heroides and Spenser --
Spenser's golding --
Anamorphic and metamorphic patterning in Spenser --
"Loue my lewd pilott" : Spenser's Ars amatoria --
Devoid of guilty shame : Ovidian tendencies in Spenser's erotic poetry.
Responsibility: M.L. Stapleton.


Includes the annotations of E K in "The Shepheardes Calender" (1579), the Enlightenment editions of "The Faerie Queene", the philological mode of the "Spenser Variorum" (1932-57), and the innovative  Read more...


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