Gentle Flame: The Life and Verse of Dudley, Fourth Lord North (1602-1677)

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Duke University Press, 1983 - Poetry - 254 pages
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Gentle Flame recounts the life and presents for the first time the hitherto unknown poetry of Dudley, Fourth Lord North. Born during the reign of Elizabeth I, reared in that of James I, elected to Parliament under Charles I, and retired to his country seat during the time of Charles II, the life an poetry of the Fourth Lord North deepens present-day understanding of an age that saw much social change.

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Randall is Professor of English at Duke University.

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