Questions tagged [the-shepheardes-calendar]

Questions about the 'The Shepheardes Calender', a poem consisting of twelve eclogues, by Edmund Spenser, first published in 1579. Use with the tag [edmund-spenser].

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Political Allegory in Shepheardes Calendar

In Edmund Spenser's The Shepheard's Calendar, which political allegory seems more appropriate in May Eclogue's Fox and Kid fable? According to Mary Parmenter, the Fox is Esme Stuart, Duke of Aubigny, ...