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Published by The University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Poetry -- Early works to 1800

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby George Puttenham; edited by Gladys Doidge Willcock and Alice Walker.
SeriesLibrary of English literature -- LEL 10703.
ContributionsPuttenham, George, d. 1590., Willcock, Gladys Doidge., Walker, Alice, 1900-
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationcx, 358, p.
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13563413M
OCLC/WorldCa17598902

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George Puttenham (–) was an English writer and literary critic. He is generally considered to be the author of the influential handbook on poetry and rhetoric, The Arte of English Poesie (). [The Arte of English Poesie. Contriued into three Bookes: The first of Poets and Poesie, the second of Proportion, the third of Ornament was published without the author’s name, in , by ‘Richard Field, dwelling in the black-Friers, neere Ludgate.’ The text here printed follows Ben Jonson. 9 rows · Aug 03,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project ayzetur.com by: Feb 23,  · The Arte is widely recognized as possibly the most important Elizabethan book on literary theory. It is directed at courtiers, advising them not only on writing poetry, but on proper behavior and dress. The conventional theory maintains that George Puttenham () was the book's author.5/5(4).

Brief Chronicles VII () Oxford and The Arte of English Poesie Richard Malim In my book The Earl of Oxford and the Making of “Shakespeare”: The Literary Life of Edward de Vere in Context (McFarland ), I suggested that Puttenham’s The Arte of English Poesie (, hereinafter Arte1) could be an important piece of evidence in the process of establishing the actual date of many of. The Arte of English Poesie: Contrived into three Bookes: The first of Poets and Poesie, the second of Proportion, the third of Ornament by George Puttenham. The Arte of English Poesie is an highly infuential treatise and handbook on poetics dating from , and normally attributed to literary critic George Puttenham. The Arte of English Poesie was entered at Stationers' Hall in , and published in the following year with a dedicatory letter to. The Paperback of the The Arte of English Poesie by George Puttenham at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox Author: George Puttenham.

Published in , The Arte of English Poesie can be considered the first full-scale work of poetic criticism in England—“a noble monument,” in Professor Hathaway’s words, “astraddle the rude beginnings of the speculative aspects of English literary culture.”. Oct 14,  · The arte of English poesie Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. With reproduction of original t.-p Generally attributed to George Puttenham; has also been attributed to Richard Puttenham and to John, Baron LumleyPages: George Puttenham's Art of English Poesy is a foundational work of English Renaissance criticism and literary theory. Rich in detail about the nature, purpose, and functions of poetry as well as the poet's character and goals, it is also a valuable historical document, offering generous insight into Elizabethan court culture, implicitly on display in the attitudes and values of/5. Brief Chronicles Vol. I1 () The Arte of English Poesie: The Case for Edward de Vere’s Authorship1 Richard M. Waugaman Abstract Ichallenge the traditional attribution of the Arte of English Poesie to George Puttenham. The psychological .