George Wither Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Doelman, James. “George Wither, the Stationers Company and the English Psalter.” Studies in Philology 90, no. 1 (winter 1993): 74-82.

Studies the actions of the Stationers Company in thwarting the attempts by Wither and others to develop a new, superior version of the Psalter.

Gay, David. “‘Lawfull Charms’ and ‘Wars of Truth’: Voice and Power in Writings by John Milton and George Wither.” Papers on Language and Literature 36, no. 2 (spring 2000): 177-97.

Explores connections between poetic voice and power against established authority in the writings of Milton and Wither.


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