Philip Sidney

(1554—1586) author and courtier

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English poet and critic. One of the outstanding figures of the English early modern period, Sidney wrote his Defense of Poesy (1583, published 1595) in answer to anti-theatrical polemics ...

Subjects: Literature.

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