Poetry Books by Sir Philip Sidney

Sir Philip Sidney Books, Sir Philip Sidney poetry book The Sidney Psalter Authors: Sir Philip Sidney, Mary Sidney
Publisher: OUP Oxford
Published Date: 2009-09-10
Categories: Poetry
Philip Sidney and his sister Mary translated the biblical psalms into some of the greatest lyric poems of the English Renaissance. This is the first complete edition for over forty years, providing the Psalms in an authoritative modernized text, with glosses and notes and an introduction setting the Psalms in their literary and cultural context.

Sir Philip Sidney Books, Sir Philip Sidney poetry book Selected Writings Authors: Sir Philip Sidney
Publisher: Psychology Press
Published Date: 2002
Categories: Literary Collections
First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Sir Philip Sidney Books, Sir Philip Sidney poetry book Sir Philip Sidney Authors: Sir Philip Sidney
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Published Date: 1994
Categories: Literary Criticism
Sir Philip Sidney, whose life was tragically cut short at thirty-one, is now regarded as one of the most important poets of the Elizabethan era. A contemporary of Shakespeare, he was an influential figure at court where his reputation was won largely through his skills as a courtier rather than as a poet, poetry being an activity he indulged himself in privately. This new selection of Sidney's verse represents the full range of his remarkable poetic gifts, and includes Astrophil and Stella, and The New Arcadia, The Defence of Poesy--his most substantial works--as well as a number of shorter lyrics. Selected and edited by the leading Sidney scholar and biographer Katherine Duncan-Jones, this collection reveals that beneath the often dazzling verbal assurance lurked a vein of profound melancholy.

Sir Philip Sidney Books, Sir Philip Sidney poetry book Miscellaneous Prose Authors: Sir Philip Sidney
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press
Published Date: 1973-12-20
Categories: Literary Collections
Texts include: 'Discourse on Irish Affairs', 'The lady of May', 'A letter to Queen Elizabeth', ' A Defence of Poetry', 'Defence of Leicester' and Sidney's will.



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