A Critical Companion to Spenser Studies

  • Bart van Es

Part of the Palgrave Advances book series (PAD)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Bart van Es
    Pages 1-17
  3. Patrick Cheney
    Pages 18-41
  4. Andrew Hadfield
    Pages 42-57
  5. John N. King
    Pages 58-75
  6. Elizabeth Jane Bellamy
    Pages 76-97
  7. Anne Lake Prescott
    Pages 98-115
  8. Bart van Es
    Pages 116-138
  9. David Lee Miller
    Pages 139-165
  10. Richard A. McCabe
    Pages 166-187
  11. Theresa Krier
    Pages 188-209
  12. Raphael Lyne
    Pages 230-243
  13. Andrew Zurcher
    Pages 244-273
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 274-311

About this book


This book provides an authoritative guide to debate on Elizabethan England's poet laureate. It covers key topics and provides histories for all of the primary texts. Some of today's most prominent Spenser scholars offer accounts of debates on the poet, from the Renaissance to the present day. Essential for those producing new research on Spenser.


chronology England Ireland poet present Quotation religion Renaissance

Editors and affiliations

  • Bart van Es
    • 1
  1. 1.St Catherine’s CollegeUK

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