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    DescriptionMary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke, is the most important Elizabethan woman writer and patron outside the royal family. By astute use of the genres permitted to women, she supported the Protestant cause, introduced continental literary genres, expanded opportunities for later women writers, and influenced seventeenth-century lyric and drama by such writers as John Donne, George Herbert, Mary Wroth, and William Shakespeare. This scholarly edition in two volumes is the first to include all her extant works: Volume I prints her three original poems, the disputed 'Dolefull Lay of Clorinda', her translations from Petrarch, Mornay, and Garnier, and all her known letters. Volume II contains her metrical paraphrases of Psalms 44-150. The edition also provides a biographical introduction, discussion of her sources and methods of composition, textual annotation, and a detailed commentary.


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    Title
    The Collected Works of Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke: The Psalmes of David Volume II
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Countess of Mary Sidney Herbert Pembroke, Volume editor Margaret Patterson Hannay
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 526
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 33 mm
    Weight: 816 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780198184577
    ISBN 10: 0198184573
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15710
    BIC subject category V2: DSC
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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.1
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    BIC subject category V2: DCF, DSBD, JFSJ1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
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    BISAC V2.8: POE005020, LIT000000
    B&T General Subject: 500
    DC21: 821.3
    DC22: 821.3
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 90
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004290
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 35
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 06
    B&T Approval Code: A25100000
    BIC subject category V2: 2AB
    DC22: 821/.3
    B&T Approval Code: A25011600
    LC classification: PR2329.P2 A12 1998, PR2329.P2A
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    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ACB
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1DDR
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Clarendon Press
    Publication date
    04 June 1998
    Publication City/Country
    Oxford
    Table of contents
    [SEE OTHER NBA FOR VOLUME I CONTENTS] ; [VOLUME II] ; References and Abbreviations ; THE TEXTS ; The Psalmes of David ; Literary Context ; Copytext: Penshurst MS ; Variant Psalmes ; Manuscrips of the Psalmes ; Relationship of the Texts of the Psalmes ; Major Revisions of Psalms 1-43 ; Commentary