Premium Content Pastoral Imagery and Its Importance in Spenser’s "The Faerie Queene" and "Epithalamion"
By Ryan Grant Haywood - March 23, 2010
Serene landscapes and seductive relationships are key themes throughout Edmund Spenser’s work and are major assets to the plot and character development in “The Faerie Queene” and “Epithalamion.” Spenser’s early works are all in the pastoral tradition, most notably “The Shepheardes Calender,” with a strong progression toward his daring epic…
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