Edmund Spenser

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Noun1.Edmund Spenser - English poet who wrote an allegorical romance celebrating Elizabeth I in the Spenserian stanza (1552-1599)Edmund Spenser - English poet who wrote an allegorical romance celebrating Elizabeth I in the Spenserian stanza (1552-1599)
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The Blatant Beast is Malory's Questing Beast of the Morte d' Arthur but made allegorical to represent religious intolerance on both sides in Ireland.
Calidore's task is carried out in vain: he chains up the Blatant Beast, but it soon breaks loose.