1-12 of 12 Search Results for

Edmund Spenser

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 78–110.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Sandro Jung This essay approaches Edmund Spenser’s Renaissance masterpiece, The Faerie Queene , through a hitherto unknown series of twenty-four vignette illustrations that the eighteenth-century painter and book illustrator, Thomas Stothard, contributed to the nowadays little-known annual...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 67–70.
Published: 01 January 2009
.... An early case in point is Edmund Spenser’s The Faerie Queene, its author present in the pages of The Oxford History of the Irish Book, Volume III: The Irish Book in Eng- lish, 1550 – 1800 as a new English colonist serving as secretary to Lord Grey in Dublin. The poet and his patron are two points...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (2): 162–167.
Published: 01 April 2016
... vitality of Irish nature. Such attitudes have an exemplar in Edmund Spenser, whose “Mutabilitie Cantos” are included here. Despite his anti-Irish sentiment, Spenser wrote poetry that bears Ireland’s imprint: natural abundance is shadowed by a threat of unruly lawlessness, as verdant wildness veers...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (2): 114–121.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., 70). This interplay between the familiar and the strange serves as a testing ground for new narrative strategies in Spanish fiction, and it may also define an impor- tant characteristic of the novel more generally. Alan Paterson, in “Translation in the Formation of Genre: Edmund Spenser...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (2): 43–64.
Published: 01 April 2000
... that Upton “provided annotations of such learning and intelli- gence that they are still the most helpful and interesting to be found in the modern Variorum edition” (Edmund Spenser: A Critical Anthology [Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1969], p. 64). 6. “Upton, in a Letter concerning a New Edition...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 1–22.
Published: 01 September 2019
... across the first four syllables Thee, Goddess, thee, which gives it more vocative insis- tence than Edmund Spenser s imitation of this Lucretian line, an imita- tion that has only one caesura in its first six syllables: Thee goddesse, thee } 6 Eighteenth-Century Life the winds, the clouds doe...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 140–159.
Published: 01 September 2020
... (49). The phrases echo Pope s claim in the preface to his Homer that the reader is hurry d out of himself by the Force of the Poet s Imagination. 27 Moreover, the quotations Burke uses in the section on the sublime are from John Milton (44, 48), Virgil (50, 67, 68, 70, 72), and Edmund Spenser (68...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (1): 81–87.
Published: 01 January 2007
... and uniform, without tumult and faction.” Adair’s thesis is that Madison modeled the 10th Federalist on Hume’s earlier essay. The most important challenge to Adair’s thesis came from Edmund S. Morgan, who in 1986 noted a crucial diff erence between Hume’s essay and Madison’s, namely, that whereas Hume...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 71–80.
Published: 01 April 2015
..., on Ashley Marshall’s account: one can have only one drawer of the specimen cabinet open at a time. But satirists have long memories. In Creative Destruction   7 9 the Romantic era, the battle over the Glorious Revolution was fought all over again, Edmund...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (2): 88–118.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., for giving glorious bastings To that intolerable fellow Hastings. (p. 9) This introduction is characteristic of Peter’s style with its debunking infor- mality and a general facetiousness deployed in an indiscriminate manner. So Edmund Burke’s agitations against Warren Hastings over his conduct...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 January 2013
... understanding of what Dryden is trying to achieve through the use of occult ideas and terminology. 12. Warren L. Chernaik, The Poetry of Limitation: A Study of Edmund Waller (New Haven: Yale Univ., 1968), cited by McKeon, Politics, 32. In this regard, Dryden uses the occult in ways similar to his...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (2): 24–55.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Mr. Thomas Birch, Mr. John Lockman, and other Hands, 10 vols. (London: G. Strahan, 1734), 1:preface (n.p Edmund Bohun, et al. had done something similar in their translation of another significant foreign predecessor, Louis Moreri s The Great, Historical, Geographical, and Poetical Dictionary, 2 vols...