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Author Wiggins, Peter DeSa.

Title Donne, Castiglione, and the poetry of courtliness / Peter DeSa Wiggins
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 174 pages) : illustrations
Contents The satirical art of the disabused -- The art of impasse -- The English secretary -- Poets and lawyers -- The future of an illusion -- The looking glass -- Aesthetic play -- Courtly art -- "On his Mistris" -- Modern instances -- Courtly comedy -- Sprezzatura or Transcendence: From travesty to palinode -- Travesty -- A lesson in deportment -- Palinode -- Discerning insincerity -- The good courtier -- The bad courtier -- Sincerity then and now
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-169) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Castiglione, Baldassarre, conte, 1478-1529 -- Influence.
Castiglione, Baldassarre, conte, 1478-1529. Libro del cortegiano.
Donne, John, 1572-1631 -- Knowledge -- Literature
Donne, John, 1572-1631 -- Political and social views.
Courtesy in literature.
Courts and courtiers in literature.
English poetry -- Italian influences.
Political poetry, English -- History and criticism.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 00040743
ISBN 0253109485 (electronic bk.)
9780253109484 (electronic bk.)