The Last Part of the Countesse of Pembrokes Arcadia: Volume 2: The Lady of May by Philip SidneyThe Last Part of the Countesse of Pembrokes Arcadia: Volume 2: The Lady of May by Philip Sidney

The Last Part of the Countesse of Pembrokes Arcadia: Volume 2: The Lady of May

byPhilip SidneyEditorAlbert Feuillerat

Paperback | March 29, 2012

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Feuillerat's edition of the complete works of Sir Philip Sidney in the series Cambridge English Classics has long been out of print. It has however been reissued with the omission of the poetical works. The prose works are divided among the four volumes as follows: volume 1, Arcadia, 1590; volume 2, Arcadia, 1593 and The Lady of May; volume 3, The Defences of Poesie, Political Discourses, Correspondence and Translation; volume 4, Arcadia (original version).
Sidney is perhaps the supreme example of the ideal Elizabethan gentleman, embodying those traits as soldier, scholar, and courtier that Elizabethans most admired. As the nephew of Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester (the favorite of Queen Elizabeth), and the son of a lord deputy of Ireland, his social and court connections were impeccable...
Title:The Last Part of the Countesse of Pembrokes Arcadia: Volume 2: The Lady of MayFormat:PaperbackDimensions:250 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.55 inPublished:March 29, 2012Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:052115832X

ISBN - 13:9780521158329

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Table of Contents

1. The last part of Sir Philip Sidney's Arcadia; 2. The Lady of May; Notes; List of misprints, etc., which have been corrected; Index of first lines of poems.