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The Resource Shakspere and his forerunners : studies in Elizabethan poetry and its development from early English, by Sidney Lanier

Shakspere and his forerunners : studies in Elizabethan poetry and its development from early English, by Sidney Lanier

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Shakspere and his forerunners : studies in Elizabethan poetry and its development from early English
Title
Shakspere and his forerunners
Title remainder
studies in Elizabethan poetry and its development from early English
Statement of responsibility
by Sidney Lanier
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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1842-1881
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Lanier, Sidney
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1873-1958
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Lanier, Henry Wysham
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Women in literature
  • Sonnets, English
  • English poetry
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Shakspere and his forerunners : studies in Elizabethan poetry and its development from early English, by Sidney Lanier
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Publication
Note
  • "This work contains two sets of Shakspere lectures delivered by Mr. Lanier in Baltimore during the winter of 1879-80, one at Johns Hopkins University, the other to a class of ladies at Peabody Institute...The material has remained in manuscript until now, with the exception of a few chapters that appeared recently in Lippincott's magazine and Modern culture."--Pref
  • Preface signed: Henry Wysham Lanier
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Introduction. The Elizabethan writers--the formal side of poetry. The supernatural in early English and in Shakspere: Address of the soul to the dead body compared with Hamlet. Nature in early English and in Shakspere: Beowulf and Midsummer night's dream. Some birds of English poetry: the phoenix of Cynewulf and of Shakspere, and the Twa dows. Women of English poetry down to Shakspere: St. Juliana and Love's labour's lost. The wife in Middle English poetry. The sonnet-makers from Surrey in Shakspere (1) Place of the sonnet in poetry. (2) Tottel's Miscellany and William Drummond of Hawthornden. (3) Daniel, Sylvester, Constable and Habington. (4) Sidney's and Shakspere's sonnets. Pronunciation of Shakspere's time: with illustrations from The two gentlemen of Verona.--v. 2. The music of Shakspere's time. The domestic life of Shakspere's time. The doctors of Shakspere's time. The metrical tests. Man's relations to the supernatural as shown in Midsummer night's dream, Hamlet, and the Tempest. Man's relation to nature as shown in Midsummer night's dream, Hamlet, and the Tempest, and Conclusion
Control code
3397720
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
02028784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, plans, facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)828897
Label
Shakspere and his forerunners : studies in Elizabethan poetry and its development from early English, by Sidney Lanier
Publication
Note
  • "This work contains two sets of Shakspere lectures delivered by Mr. Lanier in Baltimore during the winter of 1879-80, one at Johns Hopkins University, the other to a class of ladies at Peabody Institute...The material has remained in manuscript until now, with the exception of a few chapters that appeared recently in Lippincott's magazine and Modern culture."--Pref
  • Preface signed: Henry Wysham Lanier
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Introduction. The Elizabethan writers--the formal side of poetry. The supernatural in early English and in Shakspere: Address of the soul to the dead body compared with Hamlet. Nature in early English and in Shakspere: Beowulf and Midsummer night's dream. Some birds of English poetry: the phoenix of Cynewulf and of Shakspere, and the Twa dows. Women of English poetry down to Shakspere: St. Juliana and Love's labour's lost. The wife in Middle English poetry. The sonnet-makers from Surrey in Shakspere (1) Place of the sonnet in poetry. (2) Tottel's Miscellany and William Drummond of Hawthornden. (3) Daniel, Sylvester, Constable and Habington. (4) Sidney's and Shakspere's sonnets. Pronunciation of Shakspere's time: with illustrations from The two gentlemen of Verona.--v. 2. The music of Shakspere's time. The domestic life of Shakspere's time. The doctors of Shakspere's time. The metrical tests. Man's relations to the supernatural as shown in Midsummer night's dream, Hamlet, and the Tempest. Man's relation to nature as shown in Midsummer night's dream, Hamlet, and the Tempest, and Conclusion
Control code
3397720
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
02028784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, plans, facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)828897

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