This fully-annotated anthology of sixteenth-century English verse good points beneficiant choices from the canonical poets, along really apt decisions from lesser-known authors.
- Includes whole works or monstrous extracts of longer poems anyplace attainable, together with booklet III of the ‘Faerie Queene’ and the total of ‘Astrophil and Stella’.
- Covers a variety of genres, together with the affection lyric, mythological narrative, sacred poetry and political poetry.
- Encourages readers to find strange and engaging connections and contrasts among poems and poets.
- Detailed annotations facilitate shut analyzing of the poems.
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