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An apology for poetry

Sir Philip Sidney

An apology for poetry

or, The defence of poesy.

by Sir Philip Sidney

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Published by T. Nelson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe defence of poesy.
    StatementEdited by Geoffrey Shepherd.
    SeriesNelson"s medieval and renaissance library, Nelson"s medieval and Renaissance library
    ContributionsShepherd, Geoffrey.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14069269M
    LC Control Number66000092

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    “For grammar it [poetry] might have, but it needs it not; being so easy in itself, and so void of those cumbersome differences of cases, genders, moods, and tenses, which, I think, was a piece of the Tower of Babylon's curse, that a man shoult be put to school to learn his mother-tongue.” “But hereto is replied. Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sidney, Philip, Sir, Apology for poetry. Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill [©].

    Sir Philip Sidney’s Apology for Poetry is one of the most important pieces of prose of the entire English Renaissance. Sidney’s defense of poetry is important not so much because its ideas are. An Apology for Poetry (or The Defence of Poesy), by the celebrated soldier-poet Sir Philip Sidney, is the most important work of literary theory published in the Renaissance. Its wit and inventiveness place it among the first great literary productions of the age of Shakespeare.


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His writings in prose and poetry were not intended for publication but for private circulation among aristocratic friends. His pastoral prose romance Arcadia () is sprinkled with poetry and was much admired in his day, as it is in ours.

His A Defence of Poesie () is one of the great critical treatises in English. An Apology for Poetry by Sir Philip Sidney: Introduction Philip Sidney in his Apology for Poetry reacts against the attacks made on poetry by the puritan, Stephen Gosson.

To, Sidney, poetry is an art of imitation for specific purpose, it is imitated to teach and delight. Apology For Poetry: • Sidney wrote the Apology before Among the English critics, Philip Sidney holds a very important place.

His Apology for Poetry is aspirited defense of poetry against allthe charges laid against it since Plato. He considers poetry as the oldest of all branches of learning andestablishes its superiority. - Buy An Apology for Poetry (or the Defence of Poesy): Sir Philip Sidney book online at best prices in India on Read An Apology for Poetry (or the Defence of Poesy): Sir Philip Sidney book reviews & author details and more at 4/5(13).

An Apology for Poetry (or The Defence of Poesy), by the celebrated soldier-poet Sir Philip Sidney, is the most important work of literary theory published in the Renaissance. Its wit and Reviews: 3. In the Apology for Poetry, there are many references to classical books and sophisticated words.

Such references are not for studying. The writer, Philip Sidney, repeats himself; every three or more paragraphs, there is one idea. An apology for poetry: or, The defence of poesy Sir Philip Sidney Snippet view - View all» References to this book.

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In 16th century Europe, poetry had lost much of its cultural value. It b /5(27). Sir Philip Sidney. the Defense of Poesy Otherwise Know as an Apology for Poetry. the Athenaeum Press Series Cook, Albert S. (editor) and Sire Philip Sidney Published by Ginn and Company (). Apology was written in the sixteenth century renaissance literary climate that was concerned about aesthetic problems regarding the object and purpose of poetry itself.

Thus unlike Thomas Lodge‟s Defence of Poetry (), Sidney‟s Apology is much more than a reply to Gosson. He proceeds to give an argument for the value of poetry and itsFile Size: KB.

An Apology for Poetry (or, The Defence of Poesy) is a work of literary criticism by Elizabethan poet Philip Sidney. It was written in approximately and first published inafter his death.

It was written in approximately and first published inafter his death. “An Apology for Poetry” draws on a number of classical works of literary criticism, most notably Plato’s dialogues (particularly the Republic and Ion), Aristotle’s Poetics, and Horace’s Art of Poetry, as well as Renaissance texts like the philologist Joseph Julius Scaliger’s Poetics ().

Sidney began writing poetry inand his writing career only lasted years. His “ The Defence of Poesy ” was originally published under two different titles, The Defence of Poesie and An Apologie for Poetrie.

It is a thorough and vigorous argument written by a practitioner of the art, who also had a strong education in the classics. Richard L. W. Clarke LITS Notes 01 1 SIR PHILIP SIDNEY, AN APOLOGY FOR POETRY () Sidney, Sir Philip.

“An Apology for Poetry. ” Critical Theory Since Plato. Ed. Hazard Adam s. New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, Sidney’s argum ent is divided into several sections and subsections.Click on the book chapter title to read by: 1. An Apology for Poetry (or The Defence of Poesy), by the celebrated soldier-poet Sir Philip Sidney, is the most important work of literary theory published in the Renaissance.

The new introduction and notes include a wealth of new information and new readings drawing on recent developments in Renassance Studies/5(12).