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Befitting Emblems of Adversity

A Modern Irish View of Edmund Spenser from W. B. Yeats to the Present

Befitting Emblems of Adversity( )
Author: Gardiner, David E.
Publication Date:Jul 2001
Publisher:Creighton University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

In this volume, David Gardiner investigates the various national contexts in which Edmund Spenser's poetic project has been interpreted and represented by modern Irish poets, from the colonial context of Elizabethan Ireland to Yeats' use of Spenser as an aesthetic and political model to John Montague's reassessment of the reciprocal definations of the poet and the nation throughout reference to Spenser. Gardiner also includes analysis of Spenser's influence on Northern Irish poets. The...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.9 x 5.9 x 0.6 Inches
Book Weight:0.878 Pounds

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