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The shepheardes calender, 1579 / [by] Edmund Spenser ; transcribed by Richard S. Bear

 
dc.contributor Bear, Richard S.
dc.contributor.author Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599
dc.coverage.placeName London
dc.date.accessioned 2018-07-27
dc.date.accessioned 2019-07-04T09:57:08Z
dc.date.available 2019-07-04T09:57:08Z
dc.date.created 1579
dc.date.issued 1993-03-02
dc.identifier ota:1742
dc.identifier.citation http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/1742
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12024/1742
dc.description.abstract With reproduction of original t.p.: The Shepheardes Calendar : Conteyning tvvelve Æglogues proportionable to the twelve monethes / Entitled To the Noble and Vertvous Gentleman most worthy of all titles both of learning and cheualrie M. Philip Sidney. At London : Printed by Hugh Singleton, dwelling in Creede Lane neere vnto Ludgate at the signe of the gylden Tunne, and are there to be solde, 1579 Leaves 38 and 40 wrongly numbered 37 and 39 respectively Publisher's note: "Five hundred and twenty copies only printed for England and America combined. Each copy numbered."
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dc.language English
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher University of Oxford
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dc.subject.lcsh Poems -- England -- 16th century
dc.subject.lcsh Eclogues -- England -- 16th century
dc.subject.lcsh Pastoral poems -- England -- 16th century
dc.title The shepheardes calender, 1579 / [by] Edmund Spenser ; transcribed by Richard S. Bear
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The Shepheardes Calender [1579] Edmund Spenser Transcribed by Richard S. Bear, University of Oregon, Winter 1993, From the John C. Nimmo facsimile (London, 1895) of the British Museum copy of the first edition. ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Note on this e-text edition. This etext edition of /The Shepheardes Calender/ derives from the John C. Nimmo facsimile (London, 1895) of the British Museum copy of the first edition of 1579. It has been carefully compared with the Variorum edition (Baltimore: 1943) and the Oxford edition (Smith and De Selincourt) of 1935. Long "s" has been modernized, "vv" has been replaced by "w", and catchwords have been omitted. Capital vowel-ligatures and ornamental initial letters are indicated by capitalization of the first two characters (e.g. "AEglog . . .

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