Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature / Edition 6

Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature / Edition 6

by C. S. Lewis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521645840

ISBN-13: 9780521645843

Pub. Date: 10/28/1998

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An important collection of essays by Lewis on the Medieval and Renaissance periods, with special concentration on Dante and Spenser.  See more details below

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An important collection of essays by Lewis on the Medieval and Renaissance periods, with special concentration on Dante and Spenser.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521645843
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Series:
Canto Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
195
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1De Audiendis Poetis1
2The Genesis of a Medieval Book18
3Imagination and Thought in the Middle Ages41
4Dante's Similes64
5Imagery in the Last Eleven Cantos of Dante's Comedy78
6Dante's Statius94
7The Morte Darthur103
8Tasso111
9Edmund Spenser, 1552-99121
10On Reading The Faerie Queen146
11Neoplatonism in the Poetry of Spenser149
12Spenser's Cruel Cupid164
13Genius and Genius169
14A Note on Comas175
Additional Editorial Notes182
Index187

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