Abraham Cowley: Selected full-text books and articles
FREE! Essays, Plays and Sundry Verses University Press, 1906PRIMARY SOURCE
Librarian’s tip: "Poeticall Blossomes" begins on p. 1
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Metaphysical to Augustan: Studies in Tone and Sensibility in the Seventeenth Century Bowes & Bowes, 1955
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Abraham Cowley and the Decline of Metaphysical Poetry;" Chap. 4 "Abraham Cowley and the Pindarique Ode;" Chap. 5 "Cowley's Essays in Verse and Prose and the Transition to Neo-Classicism"
Excess and the Mean in Early Modern English Literature Princeton University Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Four "Concord, Conquest, and Commerce from Spenser to Cowley"
Absolutism and the Scientific Revolution, 1600-1720: A Biographical Dictionary Greenwood Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: "Cowley, Abraham (1618-1667)" begins on p. 78
English Literary Criticism: the Renaissance Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1963
Librarian’s tip: "Abraham Cowley (1618-1667)" begins on p. 317
Saul and the Social Contract: Constructions of 1 Samuel 8-11 in Cowley's 'Davideis' and Defoe's 'Jure Divino.' Papers on Language & Literature, Vol. 32, No. 4, Fall 1996PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL
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The Age of Milton: An Encyclopedia of Major 17th-Century British and American Authors Greenwood Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: "Abraham Cowley (1618-1667)" begins on p. 89
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