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Published: 20 November 2019

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780198827818

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Du Bartas' Legacy in England and Scotland

Peter Auger

Oxford English Monographs

  • Shows how Du Bartas, one of Europe's most popular and significant sixteenth-century poets, shaped English literary history
  • Situates English poetry in relation to Scottish and French literature
  • Adopts new approaches to literary imitation and reception, with extensive archival work
  • Studies the relation of women's writing and popular verse to wider cultural and intellectual trends
  • Provides new readings of works by James VI, Sidney, Spenser, Milton, Bradstreet, Hutchinson, and many others