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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Thus, various links are traced between Buchanan and other major English thinkers and writers, such as Edmund Spencer, John Milton, Algernon Sidney, and John Locke.
Past visitors to the town include Oliver Cromwell, while the poet Edmund Spencer is reputed to have written the classic Faerie Queen here.
Cunningham maintains that Keating intended to refute the disparaging images of Ireland and its people as portrayed by Giraldus Cambrensis, Edmund Campion, Meredith Hanmer, Edmund Spencer, Fynes Moryson, Richard Stanihurst and Sir John Davies.