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The New Oxford Book of Seventeenth Century Verse

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This anthology includes generous selections from the work of all the century's major poets, notably Donne, Jonson, Milton, Drayton, Herbert, Marvell, and Dryden. It strikes a balance between Metaphysical wit and intellect and Jonsonian simplicity, while also accommodating hitherto neglected popular verse. The result is a truer, more catholic representation of seventeenth-c ...more
Paperback, 831 pages
Published April 4th 2002 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 30th 1992)
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