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Epithalamion by Edmund Spenser

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Published by F. S. Crofts & co. in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 133-144.

Statementby Edmund Spenser; with introduction and notes by Cortlandt Van Winkle ...
ContributionsVan Winkle, Cortlandt, 1887-
LC ClassificationsPR2360.E6 A2 1926
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 144 p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16869608M
LC Control Number26011652

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EPITHALAMION Edmund Spenser. Spenser, Edmund () - English poet who was the first great writer of the Elizabethan age. Often called “the Poet’s Poet,” he developed the nine-line Spenserian stanza (an ababbcbcc rhyme scheme) which was widely imitated by poets in later times. Epithalamion () - This lyric poem was written in. Amoretti And Epithalamion book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the /5. Epithalamion definition, a song or poem in honor of a bride and bridegroom. See more.   Book Condition: This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy.. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item3/5(2).