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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesFaerie queene
Statementedited by J.C. Smith.
SeriesThe Poetical works of Edmund Spenser -- v. 2-3
ContributionsSmith, J.C. 1867-1946.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2358 A3S6 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14591656M

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Jan 10,  · The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser as an Allegory. Spenser’s allegorical poem The Faerie Queene is a remarkable literary venture of the Elizabethan age. In fact, allegory was the most popular literary device of the time and he uses it to express the spirit of his age. The Faerie Queene as a source for King Lear. In Book 2, the knight Guyon reads an old history of faerie land, which gives Spenser the opportunity to recount a chronicle of British rulers. In Canto 10, Stanzas 27–32 (pp. –34), Spenser tells the story of Leyr. The story is similar to that found in Holinshed and Geoffrey of Monmouth. The Faerie Queene (Book ) Lyrics. Canto I The Patron of true Holinesse, Foule Errour doth defeate: Hypocrisie him to entrappe, Doth to his home entreate A Gentle Knight was pricking on the plaine. The Faerie Queene: Book III. A Note on the Renascence Editions text: This HTML etext of The Faerie Queene was prepared from The Complete Works in Verse and Prose of Edmund Spenser [Grosart, London, ] by R.S. Bear at the University of Oregon.