Deffensa de la poesia

A 17th Century Anonymous Spanish Translation of Philip Sidney's Defence of Poesie

Deffensa de la poesia

96 pp., 6 x 9, notes

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-9186-5
    Published: January 1977

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In this volume, Benito Brancaforte presents the anonymous seventeenth-century Deffensa de la poesia, a translation of Sir Philip Sydney’s (1554-1586) Defence of Poesie, also published as Apologie for Poetrie (1579).