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The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia: The Old Arcadia (Oxford World's Classics)

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Sidney was in his early twenties when he wrote his 'Old' Arcadia for the amusement of his younger sister, the Countess of Pembroke. A romantic story in the manner of Shakespeare's early comedies, the 'Old' Arcadia also includes over 70 poems in a variety of meters and genres. This edition contains a Glossary and an Index of First Lines.

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Sidney was in his early twenties when he wrote his 'Old' Arcadia for the amusement of his younger sister, the Countess of Pembroke. A romantic story in the manner of Shakespeare's early comedies, the 'Old' Arcadia also includes over 70 poems in a variety of meters and genres. This edition contains a Glossary and an Index of First Lines.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780199549849
Author:
Sidney, Philip
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Editor:
Duncan-Jones, Katherine
Author:
null, Katherine
Author:
Duncan-Jones, Katherine
Author:
null, Philip
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Single Author - British & Irish
Subject:
Pastoral literature, English.
Subject:
Literature/English | British Literature | Medieval
Subject:
Anthologies-United Kingdom Poetry
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Oxford World's Classics
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
5 x 7.6 x 0.8 in 0.638 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Sidney was in his early twenties when he wrote his 'Old' Arcadia for the amusement of his younger sister, the Countess of Pembroke. A romantic story in the manner of Shakespeare's early comedies, the 'Old' Arcadia also includes over 70 poems in a variety of meters and genres. This edition contains a Glossary and an Index of First Lines.
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