(p. xiv) List of Abbreviations
(p. xiv) List of Abbreviations
Unless otherwise specified all quotations from Spenser's poetry and prose in this Handbook are from the following editions, abbreviated as below:
Spenser 1989 The Shorter Poems, ed. W. Oram et al. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1989.
Spenser 1999 Spenser: The Shorter Poems, ed. R A. McCabe. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1999.
Spenser 2001 The Faerie Queene, ed. A. C. Hamilton. Text ed. H. Yamashita and T. Suzuki. Harrow: Longman Annotated Poets, 2001.
Prose Spenser's Prose Works, ed. R. Gottfried. Johns Hopkins Variorum Edition, vol. ix. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press, 1949.
Other regularly cited editions of Spenser are abbreviated as follows:
Spenser 1912 Poetical Works, ed. J. C. Smith and E. De Sélincourt. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Spenser 1997 A View of the Present State of Ireland, ed. A. Hadfield and W. Maley. Oxford: Blackwell, 1997.
Variorum The Works of Edmund Spenser, ed. E. Greenlaw et al., 11 vols. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press, 1932–57.
Regularly cited reference works and databases are abbreviated as follows:
Cal. Car. MSS Calendar of Carew Manuscripts
CSPI Calendar of State Papers Irish
CSPD Calendar of State Papers Domestic
CSPS Calendar of State Papers Spanish
CSPF Calendar of State Papers Foreign
Carpenter F. I. Carpenter, A Reference Guide to Edmund Spenser. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1923.
Cummings R. M. Cummings (ed.), Spenser: The Critical Heritage. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1971.
EEBO Early English Books Online
Johnson F. R. Johnson, A Critical Bibliography of the Works of Edmund Spenser Printed before 1700. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press, 1933.
Jones H. S. V. Jones, A Spenser Handbook. New York: F. S. Crofts, 1930.
Judson A. C. Judson, The Life of Edmund Spenser. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press, 1945.
McNeir W. F. McNeir and F. Provost, Edmund Spenser: An Annotated Bibliography 1937–1972. Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 1975.
(p. xv) NDNB New Dictionary of National Biography
NHI T. W. Moody, F. X. Martin, and F. J. Byrne (eds), A New History of Ireland, 9 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1976–84.
OED Oxford English Dictionary
SE A. C. Hamilton (ed.), The Spenser Encyclopaedia. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1990.
SP State Papers, Public Record Office (MSS)
Wells W. Wells (ed.), Spenser Allusions in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries, 2 Pts, Studies in Philology, Texts and Studies, 1971–2.
Spenser's works are abbreviated in notes and citations within the text as follows:
CCH Colin Clouts Come Home Againe
DLC The Dolefull Lay of Clorinda
FH Fowre Hymnes
FQ The Faerie Queene
HB An Hymne in Honour of Beavtie
HL An Hymne in Honour of Loue
HHL An Hymne of Heauenly Loue
HHB An Hymne of Heauenly Beavtie
Letters Three Proper…Letters. Two…Commendable Letters
MHT Prosopopoia. Or Mother Hubberds Tale
Muiop Muiopotmos, Or the Fate of the Butterflie
Prose Spenser's Prose Works, Variorum Edition, ix (1949)
RR Ruines of Rome: by Bellay
RT The Ruines of Time
SC The Shepheardes Calender
TCM Two Cantos of Mutabilitie
TM The Teares of the Muses
TW A Theatre for Worldlings
VB The Visions of Bellay
VG Virgil's Gnat
View A Vewe of the Presente State of Irelande
VP The Visions of Petrarch
VW Visions of the Worlds Vanitie
Scholarly journals are abbreviated as follows:
CL Comparative Literature
CLS Comparative Literature Studies
EA Études Anglaises
EHR English Historical Review
(p. xvi) EIC Essays in Criticism
ELH English Literary History
ELN English Language Notes
ELR English Literary Renaissance
ES English Studies
HLQ Huntington Library Quarterly
HJ Historical Journal
IHS Irish Historical Studies
JEGP Journal of English and Germanic Philology
JHI Journal of the History of Ideas
JMRS Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies
JWCI Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes
L&H Literature and History
MLN Modern Language Notes
MLQ Modern Language Quarterly
MLR Modern Language Review
MP Modern Philology
N&Q Notes and Queries
PMLA Publications of the Modern Language Association of America
PQ Philological Quarterly
REL Review of English Literature
RES Review of English Studies
RS Renaissance Studies
SAQ South Atlantic Quarterly
SEL Studies in English Literature
SP Studies in Philology
SQ Shakespeare Quarterly
SpN Spenser Newsletter
SR Studies in the Renaissance
SSt Spenser Studies
TLS Times Literary Supplement
TSLL Texas Studies in Language and Literature
UTQ University of Toronto Quarterly
YES Yearbook of English Studies