Poetry & Poets: 16th To 18th Centuries
BIC code: CSCD
See also: Literary History & Criticism
- Add to BasketCourt Poetry In Late Medieval England And Scotland: Allegories Of Authority
- Hardback - Cambridge University Press
This title explores a wide range of English and Scottish court poetry of the late 15th and early 16th centuries, including work by Skelton, Dunbar and others, and examines the ways in which the desire of court poets for legitimation tended to subvert the authority they claimed for their poetry.
- Add to BasketCivil Warrior: The Life And Collected Poems Of James Graham, First Marquis Of Montrose, Warrior And Poet, 1612-1650
- Hardback - Luath
James Graham was Scotland's great cavalier hero. This work tell's his story, based on all that survives of the poems he wrote at moments of crisis. It puts his words in their historical context, using contemporary reportage.