Gongora: An Historical and Critical Essay on the Times of Philip III. and IV. of Spain, Volume 1

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Murray, 1862 - 299 pages
 

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Contents

Philip III His character education andministers
24
Baptism of the Prince Public ceremony Robbery of the childs trinkets
25
dinners
27
Masquerade and Ball
28
Historical Sacred and Allegorical Masques
29
Gongoras Sonnet and Stanzas from his Panegyric on the Peace with Great Britain
30
Pedro Franqueza and Rodrigo Calderon Gongoras promotion as honorary chaplain to the King
33
The Duke of Lerma 34
34
SEC PAGE 36 The loss to Spain may have been exaggerated but the injustice cannot be palliated or denied
36
Literary character of the period
37
Profuse expenditure of the Court
39
Mission of the Duke of Mayenne Provision for his tables and followers Gongoras Sonnet
40
Expulsion of the Moriscoes Archbishop Ribera
42
Causes and effects of the expulsion
44
Other countries must bear a part of the blame
45
among them?
47
Operations against the pirates in Barbary Larache and Mamora Gongoras Sonnets
50
Long continuance of the piratical states Renegades and outlaws find refuge there
51
Distinguished freebooters Danger of the Andalusian coast S3 41 Coast of Granada Attack on Adra Denia a port of refuge Gongoras Ballad
54
Retrospect of the history of the redemption of captives 55
55
Ineffective attempts against the Algerines Gongoras lines in the Panegyric
57
English and French naval wars with Algiers
59
Late vengeance of England
60
Ransoms negotiated by the Friars
61
Prevalence of robbers State of Catalonia
62
Cervantes Public favour to rogues and vagabonds How to be accounted for
64
Lawlessness of the people University Students
66
StreetFrays often fatal
68
Privileged Classes The Duke of Macqueda
69
The Duchess of Najera 72
72
Thieves and bullies
74
Gambling in the higher ranks The Count of Gelves
75
The Duke of Lermas melancholy
76
Bullfights and Masques
77
The Duke at Ventosilla
79
The Spanish nobility Loyalty Last days of
82
Her penetration of character
87
Cardinal Deza and Bishop Pacheco
100
SEC PAGE
110
Duke of Alva 111112
112
The Count of Miranda
114
Andres de Prada
116
Character of Philip III Gongoras ode to his memory The Infanta Margarita 129
130
His learning and accomplishments and benevolence
133
Lope de Vega His mystification of the question 189
134
His justice to the Arragonese Remarks on the history of Antonio Perez
137
The Inquisition in this reign Examination of Llorentes estimates
138
The Inquisition under Philip IV and Charles II 139141
139
Jews and Protestants the earlier victims
142
Afterwards Portuguese
143
Estimate of the ordinary work of the Inquisition
145
Opinions of old Spaniards Father Navarrete
147
Gongora remains at Madrid The CountDuke School of Gongora
149
Different causes assigned for it
159
Mr Fords remarks corrected
173
Luzan The French school
195
His Soledades how far defensible Blunder
201
The estimate summed up Ramon Fernandez
208
The Song of Lepanto
221
The Count of Fuentes
227
The Winning of Cales by Cervantes
233
Sonnets page
242
Ode on the death of Philip III
250
On the death of Rodrigo Calderon
256
POEMS RELATING TO JUAN DE TASSIS
264
Nine Sonnets by Villamediana PAGE 1 Say what is Beauty?
266
Faith
267
On the death of the Count of Corunna
268
Praise of the Duke of Lerma
269
Written in his banishment from court
270
Philip IV in council
271
Rhymes on the ministry of Olivares
273
Gongora on the death of Villamediana
274
POEMS ILLUSTRATING THE POETS PRIVATE HISTORY AND PERSONAL FRIENDSHIPS Sonnets 1 On his youthful sickness
275
To Don Geronymo Manrique bishop elect of Cordova
276
The poet and his patrons
277
On the censure pronounced against his Lonely Musings L
278
Polypheme and his critics 279
279
The poets troubles at Valladolid
280
The poets life at court
281
On his departure from court after the change of ministers in the year 1618
282
Louisa de Cardona
289
To Pedro de Angulo staying at Granada
297

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