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The Faerie Queene Book 1

Edmund Spenser

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"The First Book of the Faerie Queene Contayning The Legende of the Knight of the Red Crosse or Holinesse".The Faerie Queene was never completed, but it continues to be one of the most beautiful and important works of literature ever written. Spenser wrote it as a paean to the Virgin Queen Elizabeth, and to the golden age which she had brought to England. Sponsored by Sir Walter Raleigh and commended by the foremost literary minds of his day, Spenser's book remains one of the crowning poetic achievements of the Elizabethan period.(Summary by Annise)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

5h 22m


Chapters

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03:15

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:16


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

35:12


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

24:51


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:16


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

32:59


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

34:51


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

21:58


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

23:26


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

23:14


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

25:39


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

30:12


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

26:09


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

20:17