Silver Poets of the Sixteenth Century edited by Gerald Bullett, states in the introduction, notes that “Surrey’s distinctive and historically most important achievement was the invention of the English blank verse, the medium in which Shakespeare’s and Milton’s masterpieces were to be written.”
In general, this is a remarkable collection. This paperback is highly recommended for any lover of literature to read this volume of the early poetry that so heavily influenced the later letters of western civilization.
Silver Poets of the Sixteenth Century is an excellent addition to your vintage poetry collection or home library.
Silver Poets of the Sixteenth Century is in good shape for its age with no rips or tears. Please note the previous owner's name written on the inside page and split in binding. All pages are firmly attached.
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