Poetry from Chaucer to Spenser: based on "Chaucer to Spenser: An Anthology of Writings in English 1375 - 1575"
Poetry from Chaucer to Spenser: based on "Chaucer to Spenser: An Anthology of Writings in English 1375 - 1575" by Derek Pearsall, Duncan Wu
Poetry from Chaucer to Spenser: based on "Chaucer to Spenser: An Anthology of Writings in English 1375 - 1575" Author: Derek Pearsall, Duncan Wu
Title: Poetry from Chaucer to Spenser: based on "Chaucer to Spenser: An Anthology of Writings in English 1375 - 1575"
ISBN: 0631229876
ISBN13: 978-0631229872
Other Formats: lrf doc txt lrf
Pages: 190 pages
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (September 13, 2002)
Language: English
Category: Literature & Fiction
Size PDF version: 1688 kb
Size EPUB version: 1898 kb
Subcategory: History & Criticism




Opening with extracts from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and closing with Spenser's Shepherd's Calendar, this concise collection introduces readers to some of the most influential poetry produced between the mid-fourteenth and late sixteenth centuries. Provides a concise selection of the most important late medieval poetry. Ideal for general readers, or for students needing a digest of the poetry of the period. Introduces readers to the lives of the poets, their major works, and the historical context in which they were written.