Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 May 2011

232 Pages

ISBN: 9780748639571

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Edmund Spenser's 'The Faerie Queene'

A Reading Guide

Andrew Zurcher

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Reading Guides to Long Poems

  • Contains substantial selections from The Faerie Queene
  • Provides an integrated introduction to Spenser's life, the intellectual and historical context of his writing and the poem's critical reception
  • Includes a range of suggestions for teaching and learning about the poem, both in formal seminars and through independent study
  • Contains a bibliography of further resources, including a list of editions, a list of key critical studies of the poem and a selection of useful websites