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By Kenneth Muir

ISBN-10: 0415352983

ISBN-13: 9780415352987

ISBN-10: 0415612276

ISBN-13: 9780415612272

This version first released in 1979.

Discussing Shakespeare's sonnets with regards to sonnets by way of Italian, French and English poets, Kenneth Muir exhibits how they have been encouraged through Shakespeare's studying of Sidney, Erasmus and Ovid and discusses their paintings when it comes to development, sound styles and imagery. He considers the connection of the sonnets to Shakespeare's dramatic writing, whereas stressing the dramatic aspect within the sonnets themselves. ultimately he surveys the altering attitudes to the sonnets over the last 3 centuries.

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