Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 May 2018

336 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526126986

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A Companion to Pastoral Poetry of the English Renaissance

First Edition

Sukanta Chaudhuri

Published by Manchester University Press

The Manchester Spenser MUP

  • Provides a full introduction with historical and thematic analysis of the pastoral mode in European literature, and its afterlife to the present
  • Provides a lucid overview of the circulation of early modern poetry in manuscript and print
  • Fully documents the original sources and textual variants of all poems in the Anthology, something never done before for a cross-section of early modern poetry
  • Offers (in combination with the Anthology) a fuller perspective on a major category of early modern poetry than any other compendium on any genre or category