The Cambridge Companion to Spenser

The Cambridge Companion to Spenser

by Andrew Hadfield
     
 

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An accessible and rigorous introduction to Spenser's work, in fourteen specially commissioned essays.See more details below

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An accessible and rigorous introduction to Spenser's work, in fourteen specially commissioned essays.

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"...first-rate...powerful scholarly contributors." Bibliotheque d'Humanisme et Renaissance

"The introduction and 13 original essays makes this collection one of the most important books ever published on Spenser...Highly recommended for all readers of Renaissance literature, from beginners to professional scholars." CHOICE Jan 2002

"This collection of essays provides a valuable survey of current critical perspectives on one of the greatest Elizabethan poets.... many excellent essays await the reader of this thoughtful companion to Spenser. Also helpful is the list of additional readings that follows each chapter, the chronological table of Spenser's life, and the index. The Cambridge Companion to Spenser thus not only guides students and scholars through the complexities of Spenser's poetry; it also provides diverse critical perspectives and scholarship of the highest order." Sixteenth Century Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781139815956
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/17/2012
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

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