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Neoplatonism in the poetry of Spenser

Robert Ellrodt

Neoplatonism in the poetry of Spenser

by Robert Ellrodt

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Published by E. Droz in Genève .
Written in English


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SeriesTravaux d"humanisme et Renaissance, 35, Travaux d"humanisme et Renaissance, 35, Travaux d"humanisme et Renaissance -- no 35.
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LC ClassificationsPR2367 P5 E56
The Physical Object
Pagination246p.
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26561733M

Buy Edmund Spenser: Protestant Poet 1 by Anthea Hume (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Biography of Edmund Spenser I. Edmund Spenser () the Great English Poet. A. Edmund Spenser began, intentionally and calculatingly, to become the master English poet of his age. B. Unlike such poets as Wyatt, Surrey, and Sidney, born to advantage and upper-social class, Spenser was born of.

John Milton’s career as a writer of prose and poetry spans three distinct eras: Stuart England; the Civil War () and Interregnum, including the Commonwealth () and Protectorate (); and the Restoration. Milton’s chief polemical prose was written in the decades of the s and s, during the strife between the Church of England and various . 'Another side of Lewis's witty, lucid intellect is revealed in this collection, now returned to print. Its 14 papers deal with Spenser, Dante, Malory, Tasso and Milton, and with such other topics as the medieval talent for reworking old books into something fresh and original.'The New York Times'A remarkable intellect turns to the work of Spenser, Dante, Malory, Tasso and Milton.3/5(1).

Edmund Spenser's poetry remains an indispensable touchstone of English literary history. Yet for modern readers his deliberate use of archaic language and his allegorical mode of writing can become barriers to understanding his poetry. Robert Ellrodt, Neoplatonism in the Poetry of Spenser (Geneva: Librairie E. Droz, ) Linda Gregerson, The Reformation of the Subject: Spenser, Milton, and the Protestant Epic (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, ) Enid Welsford, Four Hymnes Epithalamion: A Study of Edmund Spenser's Doctrine of Love (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, ).


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Neoplatonism in the poetry of Edmund Spenser (Travaux d'humanisme et renaissance)Author: Robert Ellrodt.

Neoplatonism is a strand of Platonic philosophy that emerged in the third century AD against the background of Hellenistic philosophy and religion. [note 1] [1] [note 2] The term does not encapsulate a set of ideas as much as it encapsulates a chain of thinkers which began with Ammonius Saccas and his student Plotinus (c.

/5 – AD) and. Edmund Spenser is considered one of the preeminent poets of the English language. He was born into the family of an obscure cloth maker named John Spenser, who belonged to the Merchant Taylors’ Company and was married to a woman named Elizabeth, about whom almost nothing is known.

Since parish records for the area of London where the poet grew up were. Neoplatonism in the Poetry of Spenser by Robert Ellrodt starting at $ Neoplatonism in the Poetry of Spenser has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

Neoplatonism in literature. 1 - 6 of 6 results Chaucer's Neoplatonism: Varieties of Love, Friendship, and Featuring leading scholars in their fields, this book examines receptions of ancient and early modern Quickview.

Reading the Past Across Space and Time: Receptions. Buy Neoplatonism in the poetry of Edmund Spenser (Travaux d'humanisme et renaissance) by Ellrodt, Robert (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Robert Ellrodt. Book VI, with its courtly hero, Sir Calidore, or Courtesy, and its vision of Venus and the Graces, is the Venus book.

In this book, Spenser gives to the complex religious and ethical themes of his poem the colour of courtly Neoplatonism, as does Giorgi when discussing Venus.

Giorgi on Venus17 combines three trains of thought. vi, pages ; 23 cm This book offers a fresh reading of Spenser's poetry in the light of his Protestantism. Previous critics have devoted much space to the poet's debt to the literature of antiquity and the Renaissance, as well as to his knowledge of Neoplatonism, mythograph, and iconography; but less has been written about the imaginative consequences Pages: Spenser's Critics: Changing Currents in Literary Taste, ed.

William R. Mueller (Syracuse, New York, 1 ). Robert Ellrodt, Neoplatonism in the Poetry of Spenser (Geneva, ). Pauline Parker, The Allegory of The Faerie Queene (Oxford, England, ). By an eclectic mingling of old traditions, Edmund Spenser created new poetry—new in verse forms, in language, and in genre.

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Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "Edmund Spenser's Amoretti and Epithalamion: a critical edition". In the later twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, a debate has rumbled over the sources and significance of Platonic and Neoplatonic motifs in Edmund Spenser’s poetry.

While this debate has focused on the presence (or absence) of various aspects of Platonism and/or Neoplatonism, critics have largely ignored the hints of magic derived Author: Jesse Russell. Edmund Spenser () the Great English Poet. Edmund Spenser began, intentionally and calculatingly, to become the master English poet of his age.

Unlike such poets as Wyatt, Surrey, and Sidney, born to advantage and upper-social class, Spenser was born of moderate means and class, in London, possibly in C. The theme of "Sonnet 79" by the Elizabethan poet Edmund Spenser is the true meaning of beauty.

Spenser makes a distinction between eternal beauty, that which is. Abstract. Edmund Spenser was one of the great poets of the Elizabethan era. His work draws on native, classical, and European traditions.

The clearest example of Neoplatonism in Spenser’s writing comes in the Fowre Hymnes (). The first two of these, addressed to Love and Beauty (Cupid and Venus) present conventional depictions of the Platonic gaze.

cient objection against Spenser's use of Renaissance Neoplatonism, for among its syncretic practitioners in particular, this philosophy drew as much as Spenser did upon medieval tradition.

Several strong arguments iNeoplatonism in the Poetry of Spenser (Geneva, ), pp. 61, 71n. One of the books I have finished reading in is 's Studies In Medieval and Reinassance Literature edited by Walter Hooper. This collection of essays was a challenging and fascinating read, and made me want to read Ovid, Virgil, John Milton, Dante, Edmund Spender, and Sir Thomas Mallory/5.

This book offers a fresh reading of Spenser's poetry in the light of his Protestantism. Previous critics have devoted much space to the poet's debt to the literature of antiquity and the Renaissance, as well as to his knowledge of Neoplatonism, mythograph, and iconography; but less has been written about the imaginative consequences for his poetry of Author: Anthea Hume.Robert Ellrodt, Neoplatonism in the Poetry of Edmund Spenser, Geneva, Maurice Evans, Spenser’s Anatomy of Heroism: a Commentary on The Faerie Queene, Cambridge, Angus Fletcher, Allegory: The Theory of a Symbolic Mode, Ithaca, Angus Fletcher, The Prophetic Moment: an Essay on Spenser, Chicago, /5(32).

He was co-editor of Spenser Studies, a Renaissance poetry journal. He also conducted research on the 14th-century Italian poet Petrarch. At the time of his death, he had finished his book on the iconography of the Muses throughout history, and was working on a history of the English department at Princeton.