The Elizabethan Poets
Queen Elizabeth the First reigned from 1558 until 1603 and thisfirst Elizabethan age is seen as a golden age not only of commerce,ambitions of empire but also of culture. Of poetry, painting anddrama. In this volume of poetry we have collected together some ofthe finest examples from its illustrious creators spanning thisimportant time in British history. From Shakespeare and Marlowe toDonne, Jonson and Spenser our wordsmiths muse and clarify theirthoughts into beautiful, evocative verse.