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Epic romance : Homer to Milton

Author/Creator:
Burrow, Colin Author
Publication:
Oxford : Clarendon, 1993.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (x, 325 p.)
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Other Title:
Epic romance
Subjects:
English poetry -- History and criticism -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
Epic poetry, English -- Classical influences.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) -- History and criticism.
Epic poetry -- History and criticism.
Romances.
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 -- Knowledge -- Literature.
Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Knowledge -- Literature.
Homer -- Influence.
Language:
English
Summary:
Drawing on up-to-date research, this book presents a comprehensive view of the epic tradition from Homer, through Virgil, Ariosto, Tasso, Spenser and a host of minor writers who helped create the idiom within which these authors worked, to the great achievements of John Milton.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780191671135 (ebook) :