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Stories from the Faerie queene

by Mary Macleod

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Published by F.A. Stokes Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsSpenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599, Walker, Arthur George, 1861-1939, illus
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2358.A7 M4
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 394 p.
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24932101M
LC Control Number11018594

The Faerie Queene celebrates Queen Elizabeth I and the Tudor dynasty, much like Virgil’s Aeneid, which celebrates Augustus Caesar and Rome; where the Aeneid tells that Caesar descended from the sons of Troy, The Faerie Queene proposes that Queen Elizabeth and the Tudor dynasty are descendants of King Arthur.   Read "Stories from the Faerie Queen" by Edmund Spenser and Jeanie Lang available from Rakuten Kobo. More than three hundred years ago there lived in England a poet named Edmund Spenser. He was brave and true and gentle, Brand: Cbook.

The object of this volume is to excite interest in one of the greatest poems of English literature, which for all its greatness is but little read and known--to excite this interest not only in young persons who are not yet able to read "The Faerie Queene," with its archaisms of language, its distant ways and habits of life and thought, its exquisite melodies that only a cultivated ear can.   The Faerie Queene: Book IV, Cambell and Triamond Britomart and Amoret ride out in search of their loves: Amoret’s husband Sir Scudamour, who thanks to the shrill hag Discord now believes that the strange knight who went to rescue his bride did so out of basely personal motives and now can’t wait to see the colour of Britomart’s insides.   Edmund SPENSER ( - ) and Jeanie LANG Children's Fiction A major work by Spenser, The Faerie Queen, was published between and As an allegorical work, it can be read on many levels.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Stories From The Faerie Queene, Mary Macleod, Hardback, A.G. Walker, Wells Gardn at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!Seller Rating: % positive. The Faerie Queene, one of the great long poems in the English language, written in the 16th century by Edmund originally conceived, the poem was to have been a religious-moral-political allegory in 12 books, each consisting of the adventures of a knight representing a particular moral virtue; Book I, for example, recounts the legend of the Red Cross Knight, or .   Book III of The Faerie Queene was difficult to unravel, partly because I had little help on my way but also partly because in this book, the format of Spenser’s stories begins to change. While in the two previous books we followed single knights on single quests, here both the story and the allegory is diffused among various knights on different quests, and even .


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Spenser intentionally wrote The Faerie Queene in archaic, out-of-date language, meaning that reading Spenser was strange even for someone from his .The Faerie Queene is a collection of 6 epic poems in those days) and serve the Faerie Queene in download pdf of attaining honor and glory.

The pattern of most of the stories is: a nearby kingdom is being terrorized by some threat, someone comes to Cleopolis to plead for aid, the queen sends a Knight to help them, the Knight and his companion go on.Get this from a library!

Ebook from the Faerie queene. [Mary Macleod; Ebook W Hales; Arthur G Walker; Edmund Spenser; Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.; Ballantyne, Hanson and Co.] -- Follows the adventures of twelve knights, each an example of a different virtue, as they undertake difficult quests for their queen.