Seventeenth-Century Poetry: An Annotated Anthology (Blackwell Annotated Anthologies)

Seventeenth-Century Poetry: An Annotated Anthology (Blackwell Annotated Anthologies)

By: Robert Cummings (editor)Hardback

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Robert Cummings's important new anthology offers in-depth annotation to a chronologically arranged selection from more than 50 poets writing between 1600 and 1700.

About Author

Robert Cummings teaches at the University of Glasgow. He is author of Spenser: The Critical Heritage (1970) and George Herbert: Language of Canaan. He has a special interest in translation and co-edits Translation and Literature.


Index of Topics. Alphabetical List of Authors. Acknowledgements. Preface. Goerg Chapman (1559-1634). Michael Drayton (1563-1631). Thomas Campion (1567-1620). Aemilia Lanyer (1569-1645). John Donne (1572-1631). Be3n Jonson (1572-1637). Martha Moulsworth (1578-1646). Edward, Lord Herbert of Cherbury (1583-1648). William Drummond of Hawthornden (1585-1649). Lady Mry Wroth (1587-c.1653). Robert Herrick (1591-1674). Henry King (1592-1669). Francis Quarles (1592-1633). Thomas Carew (1595-1640). Owen Felltham (1602-1668). Thomas Randolph (1605-1654). Edmund Waller (1606-1687). Sir Richard Fanshawe (1608-1666). John Milton (1608-1674). Sir John Suckling (1609-1642). Richard Crawshaw (1612-1649). Samuel Butler (1613-1680). John Cleveland (1613-1658). Sir John Denham (1615-1669). Richard Lovelace (1618-1658). Abraham Cowley (1618-1667). Lucy Hutchinson (1620-1681). Andrew Marvell (1621-1678). Henry Vaughan (1622-1695). Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastel (1624-1674). Charles Cotton (1630-1687). John Dryden (1631-1700). Katherine Philips (1632-1664). Thomas Traherne (1637-1674). Aphra Behn (1640-1689). John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (1674-1680). John Oldham (1653-1683). Anne Wharton (1659-1685). Index of Authors Cited. Index of Titles and First Lines.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780631210658
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 624
  • ID: 9780631210658
  • weight: 1252
  • ISBN10: 0631210652

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