Seventeenth-Century Poetry: An Annotated Anthology (Blackwell Annotated Anthologies)
Good pbk with slightly bumped edges, 8vo, £40.00. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 128658
Über diesen Titel:
Klappentext: Robert Cummings?s important new anthology offers in?depth annotation to a chronologically arranged selection from more than 50 poets writing between 1600 and 1700. The so?called canonical poets are generously represented (all of Milton?s Comus, all of Marvell?s Upon Appleton House, all of Denham?s Coopers Hill) and sometimes with a novel emphasis on what are often taken as unanthologizable (non?lyric) kinds (more of Donne?s epistolary and funerary poetry, selections from Drayton?s Poly?Olbion, more of Waller).
But the volume is notably catholic, including writers rarely anthologized (Wentworth Dillon) or only recently brought to critical notice (Mary Wroth, Anne Wharton) or discovered (Martha Moulsworth). It runs from anonymous ballads on the one hand to selections on the other out of the great translators (from Chapman and Sylvester to Dryden).
The texts are freshly edited from contemporary sources, with more important variants recorded. The spelling has been modernized. The annotation is much fuller than is customary in anthologies ? it makes explicit the literary and other historical contexts of the poems printed in the volume. Bibliographical and other aids make this an invaluable volume for students engaging with the poetry of the period, whether for the first time or at a more advanced level of appreciation and acquaintance.
Titel: Seventeenth-Century Poetry: An Annotated ...
Einband: Hard Cover
Zahlungsarten, die dieser Verkäufer akzeptiert
Ken Spelman Books ABA, PBFA. (est 1948)
York, Vereinigtes Königreich
AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 2. August 1997
****** As members of the ABA & ILAB we guarantee the authenticity and accurate description of all our books. Great care has been taken with all the catalogue entries. * All books are subject to prior sale. * Postage and packing will be charged extra, although for orders within the U.K. mainland this
will not normally exceed £8.50 * PAYMENT BY VISA, MASTERCARD OR SWITCH IS
PREFERRED. Please provide both your billing and your shipping addresses when paying with a credit card. * Or, we can reserve ...
Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.
Anbieterinformationen: Fine, Rare and Antiquarian as well as Academic Books on a very wide range of subjects, particularly Art, Architecture, Design, Landscape Gardening, Aesthetics, Manuscripts, The Grand Tour,and 18th century Literature & History. Over 40,000 titles in stock. Fine illustrated catalogues issued 6 times a year, please write to receive these. Established 1948. Member of ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Owner: Tony Fothergill