Sir Walter Raleigh - Petrarchan sonnet part of the sonnet...

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Sir Walter Raleigh poet who was also an explorer; visited the New World (Raleigh, NC named after him) “The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd” Response to Marlowe’s “The Passionate Shepherd to His Love;” lover is unpleased with shepherd’s offer since she could gain those things on her own Sir Philip Sidney Well-loved courtier, soldier, and poet, deeply mourned by the English people after his death in battle Sonnet 31, “With how sad steps…”
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Unformatted text preview: Petrarchan sonnet; part of the sonnet cycle Astrophil and Stella ; uses exaggerated metaphor in which Astrophil (star-lover) is in love with Stella (star) & asks the moon if in the heavens, as on Earth, constancy, or faithfulness, is considered lack of wit Sir Thomas Wyatt In unrequited love with Anne Boleyn who marries Henry VIII “Whoso List to Hunt” Petrarchan sonnet about Anne; refers to Henry VIII as Caesar...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course ENGLISH ENC1102 at Broward College.

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