Ovid's Changing Worlds: English Metamorphoses 1567-1632 by Raphael Lyne | 9780198187042 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Ovid's Changing Worlds: English Metamorphoses 1567-1632

Ovid's Changing Worlds: English Metamorphoses 1567-1632

by Raphael Lyne
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198187041

ISBN-13: 9780198187042

Pub. Date: 12/13/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Ovid's Changing Worlds looks at the four most important English imitations of the Metamorphoses in the English Renaissance: the translations of Arthur Golding and George Sandys, Spenser's Faerie Queene, and Michael Drayton's Poly-Olbion. It sheds new light on dealings with the classics in the period and shows that the emergence of English literature was a

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Ovid's Changing Worlds looks at the four most important English imitations of the Metamorphoses in the English Renaissance: the translations of Arthur Golding and George Sandys, Spenser's Faerie Queene, and Michael Drayton's Poly-Olbion. It sheds new light on dealings with the classics in the period and shows that the emergence of English literature was a complex and fascinating process.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198187042
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
12/13/2001
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)

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