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Topic: Authors: EDMUND SPENSER


Supposed Edmund Spenser's Oil Paintings by Unknown author, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Brief biography 

Literary & topical timeline 

Bibliography of works

Dates: 1552-1599

Nationality: British

Literary Periods: 

Elizabethan Period, 1558-1603

Renaissance Period, 1500-1660

Tudor Period, 1500-1603


Depicting Una of The Faerie Queene by Briton Rivière, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons


Scribner Writers Series  [Database]
Biography on the life and works of Edmund Spenser, complete works and suggested reading bibliographies  

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Books, essays, and journal articles indexed in MLA International Bibliography  [Database]

MLA International Bibliography is the definitive literary research database, indexing the most authoritative Spenser scholarship published in books and academic journals.  MLA indexes and links to the entire JSTOR literary research collection as well as linking to many other full-text providers and the Colby College Libraries catalog.  If you discover books or articles through MLA that are not available at Colby or through our lending partners, please request these items using your ILLiad Account.


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