Silver poets of the seventeenth century by George A. E. Parfitt

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Published by Dent, Rowman and Littlefield in London, Totowa, N.J .

Written in English

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  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 17th century -- Poetry

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementedited by G. A. E. Parfitt.
LC ClassificationsPR1209 .P27
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 266 p.
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5041905M
ISBN 100874715172, 0874715342
LC Control Number74001167

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Silver Poets of the Sixteenth Century. By Sir Philip Sidney, Sir Thomas Wyatt, Sir Walter Ralegh, Henry Howard, Sir John Davies, Gerald Bullett The word silver in the title of. Silver Poets of the 16th Century Paperback – 1 Jan.

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First Edition. Everyman's Library # 'Silver Poets': Sir Thomas Wyatt, Henry Howard (Earl of Surrey), Sir Philip Sidney, Sir Walter Raleigh and Sir John Davies. Introduction by Editor, dated May 1st, pp. plus: Glossary, Notes, Index to First Lines, Everyman's Library A Classified List of the Volumes.

fon Silver poets of the seventeenth century book out ffep, 2pp. The silver poets were a group of English writers—including Sir Thomas Wyatt, Henry Howard (Earl of Surrey), Sir Philip Sidney, Sir Walter Raleigh, and John Davies—who lived during the. English Poetry in the Seventeenth Century Homework Help Questions.

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Provides a comprehensive and entertaining account of the vitality and variety of achievement in seventeenth-century English poetry. Revised and up-dated throughout, Dr Parfitt has added new material on poets as varied as Marvell and Traherne.

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