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English Renaissance Poetry: A Collection of Shorter Poems from Skelton to Jonson

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English Renaissance Poetry: A Collection of Shorter Poems from Skelton to Jonson - Williams, John, Professor (Editor), and Pinsky, Robert (Introduction by)
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"Not just English poetry but poetry in English as we know it today was largely invented in England between the beginning of the sixteenth century and 1630. For many years much of the poetry from the era was seen as half-baked, undeveloped, little more than a run-up to Shakespeare. From the point of view of the twentieth century and today, however, it seems a time of extraordinary poetic ferment and experimentation. Never since have the possibilities of poetic form and, especially, poetic voice, from the sublime to the ...

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English Renaissance Poetry: A Collection of Shorter Poems from Skelton to Jonson 2016, New York Review of Books

ISBN-13: 9781590179772

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English Renaissance Poetry: A Collection Of Shorter Poems From Skelton To Jonson 2012, Literary Licensing, LLC, Whitefish MT

ISBN-13: 9781258250072

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