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Making the miscellany : poetry, print, and the history of the book in early modern England / Megan Heffernan.

Author/creator Heffernan, Megan author.
Format Book and Print
Edition1st edition.
Publication Info Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2021]
Description290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: Delight in disorder : the miscellany as history -- Plain parcels : the poetics of compiling in Torrel's Songes and sonnettes -- Stationers' figures : mixed forms and material poetics -- Gascoigne's inventions : inference and compiled form -- These ensuing sonnets : genre and mediation after Sidney -- Books called Poems : authorship and the miscellany -- Coda: Shakespeare's miscellanies : the poetic history of the book.
Abstract "This book is about how volumes of compiled poems were shaped by and responded to media changes in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century England"-- Provided by publisher.
General note"Published in cooperation with Folger Shakespeare Library" -- title page.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formCriticism, interpretation, etc.
Genre/formLiterary criticism.
LCCN 2020037899
ISBN9780812252804 hardcover
ISBN0812252802 hardcover

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Joyner General Stacks PR531 .H38 2021 ✔ Available Place Hold