The Jacobean Poets
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The Jacobean Poets by Edmund Gosse

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Written in English


  • Poetry,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

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Number of Pages226
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Open LibraryOL9502569M
ISBN 100685545687
ISBN 109780685545683

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It has been supposed that Sir Philip Sidney was the god-father of the poet, and that the boy became page to the Countess of Pembroke, but these are matters of mere conjecture. ^^ Jacobean Poets, Philip Massinger. splendid bursts of imaginative insight, the wild freaks of diction, the sudden sheet-lightning of poetry illuminating for an. After Shakespeare's death, the poet and dramatist Ben Jonson () was the leading literary figure of the Jacobean era. The Jacobean era did much to change the landscape of the arts world of England, and its impact can still be felt strongly in modern times. Jacobean literature, body of works written during the reign of James I of England (–25). The successor to Elizabethan literature, Jacobean literature was often dark in mood, questioning the stability of the social order; some of William Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies may date from the beginning of the period, and other dramatists, including John Webster, were often preoccupied with. Poetry. Ben Jonson, who also falls in this age included songs and poems in his plays like Volpone, The Divell is an Asse and Cynthia’s Revells. A poet whose works also falls between the Elizabethan and the Jacobean is George Chapman. His major work is The Shadow of Night () which includes two hymns on the moon and the night.

The most marvellous thing about the Tudor and Jacobean poets is, to my mind, their amazing productivity. They spoke in verse, before they wrote in it. Courtly games included spontaneous couplets, wit, word play, and cunning compliments were cherished and admired. Fortunes could be made and lost, in a moment of verbal with, placed, or misplaced. *immediately available upon purchase as print book shipments may be delayed due to the COVID crisis. ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid for books with an ebook version. Springer Reference Works and instructor copies are not included. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Careers Historias de locos Helsinkiin by AHO, Full text of "The Jacobean Poets". The Jacobean era was the period in English and Scottish history that coincides with the reign of James VI of Scotland who also inherited the crown of England in as James I. The Jacobean era succeeds the Elizabethan era and precedes the Caroline term "Jacobean" is often used for the distinctive styles of Jacobean architecture, visual arts, decorative arts, and literature which.