Spenser, Edmund (1552 - 1599)

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A standard edition is The Works of Edmund Spenser: A Variorum Edition, ed. Edwin Greenlaw, et al. (9 vols.; Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1932-49). A good single-volume edition, without notes, is The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser, ed. J. C. Smith and E. de Selincourt (London: Oxford University Press, 1912).

  • Hadfield, Andrew. "Spenser, Edmund (1552?–1599)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Ed. H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. Oxford: OUP, 2004. Online ed. Ed. Lawrence Goldman. Jan. 2008.
Given Name: 
Edmund
Family Name: 
Spenser
Pseudonym(s): 
Immerito
Birth Date: 
1552
Death Date: 
January 16, 1599
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Family Relations: 
father : John Spenser
mother : Elizabeth Spenser
sister : Sarah Travers
wife : Elizabeth Spenser (from 11 Jun. 1594)
son : Sylvanus Spenser
son : Lawrence Spenser
son : Peregrine Spenser
daughter : Catherine Wiseman
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First RPO Edition: 
1996-2000