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07 November 2002

350 Pages

ISBN: 9780199247196

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Poetry and Politics in the English Renaissance

Revised Edition

David Norbrook

  • Revised edition of Norbrook's groundbreaking book of 1984 (Routledge), with new introduction, supplementary material, and updated footnotes
  • Exceptionally important contribution to interdisciplinary studies of early modern culture, historical and literary
  • Praised by eminent historians and literary critics, including Christopher Hill, Blair Worden, Katherine Eisaman Maus, and Frank Kermode - who wrote of the book's 'decisive effect on our thinking about the poetry of the English Renaissance' (TLS)
  • Invaluable basis for the study of poets such as Sidney, Spenser, Fulke Greville, Jonson, and Milton, in the context of their times