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The faerie queene

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Published by Hackett Pub. Co. in Indianapolis .
Written in English


  • Knights and knighthood -- Poetry,
  • Epic poetry, English,
  • Virtues -- Poetry

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementEdmund Spenser.
ContributionsKaske, Carol V., 1933-, Stoll, Abraham Dylan, 1969-
LC ClassificationsPR2358.A3 K37 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationv. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3410643M
ISBN 100872208087, 0872208079, 0872208028, 087220801X
LC Control Number2005026668

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