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Reading Sixteenth-Century Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Patrick Cheney
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-03 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Reading Sixteenth-Century Poetry combines close readings of individual poems with a critical consideration of the historical context in which they were written. Informative and original, this book has been carefully designed to enable readers to understand, enjoy, and be inspired by sixteenth-century poetry. Close reading of a wide variety of
The Wit of Seventeenth-century Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Renaissance Conference 1992 (University of Michigan--Dearborn)
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: University of Missouri Press

As the twelve original essays collected in this volume demonstrate, to study the wit of seventeenth-century poetry is necessarily to address concerns at the very heart of the period's shifting literary culture. It is a topic that raises persistent questions of thematics and authorial intent, even as it interrogates a
The Retrospective Review (1820-1828) and the Revival of Seventeenth Century Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 76
Authors: Jane Campbell
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press

This essay had its beginning in an investigation of changing attitudes to seventeenth-century Pre-Restoration poetry during the English Romantic period. In the course of that research, Jane Campbell discovered that a relatively little-known periodical, the Retrospective Review, which was published in London from 1820 to 1828, appeared to have played
Historical Evidence and the Reading of Seventeenth-century Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 169
Authors: Cleanth Brooks
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press

"This series of case studies examines the degree and extent to which some dozen particular seventeenth-century poems deal with the history of the time out of which they came."--Publishers website.
Reading Romantic Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Fiona Stafford
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-03 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Reading Romantic Poetry introduces the major themes and preoccupations, and the key poems and players of a period convulsed by revolution, prolonged warfare and political crisis. Provides a clear, lively introduction to Romantic Poetry, backed by academic research and marked by its accessibility to students with little prior experience of