Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 October 2017

256 Pages | 8 illustrations

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198807070

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Visionary Spenser and the Poetics of Early Modern Platonism

Kenneth Borris

  • Explores a new area of research for early modern poetics, Platonism, and Spenser's poetry
  • Provides extensive documentation from a wide variety of sources ranging from antiquity through early modernity to the present
  • Includes early modern sources on poetics in a variety of languages including Latin, Italian, and French, quoted in English translation
  • Coverage of both Spenser's major texts, The Shepheardes Calender and The Faerie Queene