The Anchor Book of Sixteenth Century Verse

The Anchor Book of Sixteenth Century Verse

by Richard D. Sylvester
     
 
This comprehensive anthology contains selections from the work of twenty-five poets of the sixteenth century. Employing the original, rather than normalized, texts, the volume includes complete, non-excerpted poems by John Skelton, Philip Sidney and others. The selections - which include such works as 'The Steele Glass'. Richard S. Sylvester examines the evolution of

Overview

This comprehensive anthology contains selections from the work of twenty-five poets of the sixteenth century. Employing the original, rather than normalized, texts, the volume includes complete, non-excerpted poems by John Skelton, Philip Sidney and others. The selections - which include such works as 'The Steele Glass'. Richard S. Sylvester examines the evolution of English poetry through the century, tracing the development of the early Tudor poets through the eloquence of Surrey.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307826374
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/05/2013
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
648
Sales rank:
1,121,643
File size:
3 MB

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