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English poetry of the sixteenth century

by Gary F. Waller

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.,
    • England -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [290]-313) and index.

      StatementGary Waller.
      SeriesLongman literature in English series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR531 .W33 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 317 p. ;
      Number of Pages317
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1736833M
      ISBN 100582090962
      LC Control Number92041926

      The early Tudor poets John Skelton (c–), Sir Thomas Wyatt (c–42) and Thomas Howard, Earl of Surrey (–47) span a period of dramatic historical, social and cultural n began his career in the service of Henry VII just after the Battle of Bosworth Field in and Surrey lost his head for treason days before the death of Henry VIII. The 16th century begins with the Julian year and ends with either the Julian or the Gregorian year (depending on the reckoning used; the Gregorian calendar introduced a lapse of 10 days in October ).. The 16th century is regarded by historians as the century in which the rise of Western civilization and the Age of the Islamic Gunpowders ies: 15th century, 16th century, 17th century.

      Explores the poetry of the Renaissance, from Dunbar in the late 15th century to the Songs and Sonnets of John Donne in the early 17th. The book offers more than the wealth of literature discussed: it is a pioneering work in its own right, bringing the insights of contemporary literary and cultural theory to an overview of the : Taylor And Francis. Covers some of the major poets of the sixteenth century: Petrarch, Sir Philip Sidney, Christopher Marlowe, William Shakespeare, Sir Thomas Wyatt, Henry Howard, Edmund Spenser Terms in this set (67) Sir Thomas Wyatt lived from *** - ***.

      Eleventh Century List. The Tain-Bo-Cuailgne (Irish, MS s, use Kinsella translation). Wulfstan's Sermon to the English (in Treharne, ed. Old and Middle English: An Anthology) Song of Roland (Penguin Classics) Twelfth Century List. Geoffrey of Monmouth, History of the Kings of Britain (Latin, ).   Buy a cheap copy of English Literature in the Sixteenth book by C.S. Lewis. This book is intended for students of English literature at `A level and above; general readers interested in a complete history of literature from Middle English Free shipping over $


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Explores the poetry of the Renaissance, from Dunbar in the late 15th century to the Songs and Sonnets of John Donne in the early 17th. The book offers more than the wealth of literature discussed: it is a pioneering work in its own right, bringing the insights of contemporary literary and cultural theory to an overview of the period/5(2).

Originally published as ENGLISH LITERATURE IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY EXCLUDING DRAMA and for some inexplicable reason recently renamed, this book, Lewis's longest work, will not be found in the libraries of the causal C. Lewis fan for the simple fact that it is a textbook and is aimed not at the general reader but instead the academic world Cited by: 2.

Explores the poetry of the Renaissance, from Dunbar in the late 15th century to the Songs and Sonnets of John Donne in the early 17th. The book offers more than the wealth of literature discussed: it is a pioneering work in its own right, bringing the insights of contemporary literary and cultural theory to an overview of the period.

Get this from a library. English poetry of the sixteenth century. [Gary F Waller] -- Explores the poetry of the Renaissance, from Dunbar in the late fifteeth century to the Songs and Sonnets of John Donne in the early seventeenth.

The book offers more than the wealth of literature. Get this from a library. English Poetry of the Sixteenth Century. [Gary F Waller] -- Explores the poetry of the Renaissance, from Dunbar in the late 15th century to the Songs and Sonnets of John Donne in the early 17th.

The book offers more than the wealth of literature discussed: it. Explores the poetry of the Renaissance, from Dunbar in the late 15th century to the Songs and Sonnets of John Donne in the early 17th. The book offers more than the wealth of literature discussed: it is a pioneering work in its own right, bringing the insights of contemporary literary and cultural theory to an overview of the by: Most notably, C.

Lewis in his English Literature in the Sixteenth Century Excluding Drama () contrived an unfortunate division between what. This is a subjective, idiosyncratic, but nevertheless very engaging survey of sixteenth-century English literature (including Scotland).

Given the range of material, even at the length of this book Lewis is mostly engaging in high-level mapping, rarely delving deeply into anyone's corpus/5.

This book consists of English poetryand if a poem was written in it's put in the Seventeenth Century book. So several poets get split up between the volumes, and each volume on its own does a very inadequate job of representing authors who straddle the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries/5(4).

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Kenning. The single most important book of the 16th century. The Dark Lady. Shakespeare wrote a. General Overviews. One of the scholarly rituals that anyone interested in understanding the breadth of Renaissance poetry must perform is to read the historical overviews Lewis and Bush (the third and fifth volumes of the Oxford History of English Literature series) on 16th-century and 17th-century will probably find grounds for disagreement with their.

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'Poetic' or 'aesthetic' theory, at least as we Author: Gary F. Waller. Book Description. Explores the poetry of the Renaissance, from Dunbar in the late 15th century to the Songs and Sonnets of John Donne in the early 17th.

The book offers more than the wealth of literature discussed: it is a pioneering work in its own right, bringing the insights of contemporary literary and cultural theory to an overview of the period. Reading Sixteenth-Century Poetry combines close readings of individual poems with a critical consideration of the historical context in which they were written.

Informative and original, this book has been carefully designed to enable readers to understand, enjoy, and be inspired by sixteenth-century poetry. Close reading of a wide variety of sixteenth-century Author: Patrick Cheney. A list of Famous 16th Century English Poets. The authors listed on this page include some of the greatest poets of 16th Century.

See also: Poets by Nationality | Contemporary English Poets | English Women Poets | All English Poets English Poets Born: Before | | | | | | After English Poetry in the Seventeenth Century Homework Help Questions. Explain the theme of the poem 'Ode to Nightingale' by John Keats.

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This article focuses on poetry from the United Kingdom written in the English article does not cover poetry from other countries where the English language is spoken, including Southern Ireland after December The earliest surviving English poetry, written in Anglo-Saxon, the direct predecessor of modern English, may have been composed as early as the .Donna Landry, Professor of English at Wayne State University, is the author of The Muses of Resistance: Laboring-Class Women's Poetry in Britain, Author: Anja Müller-Wood.His is the only authentic voice which comes to us from the first quarter of the sixteenth century.

But musical composition had long been cultivated in England, and from the art of the lutenist the art of poetry made a fresh beginning in the literate and fight-of-love court of Henry the Eighth.