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The works of Edmund Spenser

With a selection of notes from various commentators and a glossarial index. To which is prefixed, some account of the life of Spenser
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G. Routledge , London, New York
Statementby Henry John Todd
SeriesThe old poets, The old poets
ContributionsTodd, Henry John, 1763-1845
The Physical Object
Pagination562 p.
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Open LibraryOL24172667M
OCLC/WorldCa9253964

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The Faerie Queene is an English epic poem by Edmund I–III were first published inand then republished in together with books IV–VI.

The Faerie Queene is notable for its form: it is one of the longest poems in the English language as well as the work in which Spenser invented the verse form known as the Spenserian stanza.

Author: Edmund Spenser. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spenser, Edmund. Works of Edmund Spenser. London, Macmillan and Co.; New York, Macmillan Co., The text of Spenser given in this volume is the result of a double collation.

First, the copy to be sent to the printer was collated throughout with the original editions in the British Museum; then the proof-sheets of the greater part, as they came from the press, were collated with other copies of the same editions obtained in this country.

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Edmund Spenser, (born /53, London, England—died JanuLondon), English poet whose long allegorical poem The Faerie Queene is one of the greatest in the English was written in what came to be called the Spenserian stanza.

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A Note on the Renascence Editions text: This HTML etext of The Faerie Queene was prepared from The Complete Works in Verse and Prose of Edmund Spenser [Grosart, London, ] by R.S.

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The Works of Mr. Edmund Spenser in Six Volumes with a Glossary Explaining the Old and Obscure Words. London: Jacob Tonson, 6 Volumes. Call Number: (SPL) PR Special Collections, Golda Meir Library. This set includes the first annotated edition of The Faerie Queene. The editor, John Hughes, worked.