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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.

Overview

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 Walter Hooper; 1. De Audiendis Poetis; 2. The genesis of a medieval book; 3. Imagination and thought in the Middle Ages; 4. Dante's similes; 5. Imagery in the last eleven cantos of Dante's Comedy; 6. Dante's statius; 7. The Morte d'Arthur; 8. Tasso; 9. Edmund Spenser, 1552–99; 10. On reading The Faerie Queene; 11. Neoplatonism in the poetry of Spenser; 12. Spenser's cruel Cupid; 13. Genius and genius; 14. A note on Comus; Additional editorial notes; Index.

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