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Poetry by Shakespeare Contemporaries

Poetry by Shakespeare Contemporaries

Context Readings in Poetry for Shakespeare’s Plays Shakespeare lived in a time of enormous creativity and social transformation. The boundaries of the known world had been stretched by exploration of the New World, and...

Letter to Sir Walter Raleigh by Edmund Spenser

Letter to Sir Walter Raleigh by Edmund Spenser

LETTER TO SIR WALTER RALEIGH (an introduction to The Faerie Queene) A LETTER of the Authors expounding his whole intention in the course of this worke;(1) which, for that it giveth great light to...