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By Susanne Woods

Aemilia Bassano Lanyer released poetry to and for girls in 1611, on the top of the mostly misogynistic reign of James I. Her verse enhances and extends our view of her contemporaries, resembling Spenser, Shakespeare, Jonson, and Donne, whose paintings in flip offers a context for her particular and fascinating voice. This e-book situates Lanyer in the wealthy culture of Jacobean poetry.

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