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Edmund Spenser
The Faerie Queene



Disposed into twelue bookes,
< Fashioning
XII. Morall vertues

LONDON
Printed for William Ponsonbie.
1596.


TO
THE MOST HIGH,
MIGHTIE
and
MAGNIFICENT
EMPRESSE RENOVV-
MED FOR PIETIE, VER-
TVE, AND ALL GRATIOVS
GOVERNMENT ELIZABETH BY
THE GRACE OF GOD QVEENE
OF ENGLAND FRAVNCE AND
IRELAND AND OF VIRGI-
NIA, DEFENDOVR OF THE
FAITH, &. HER MOST
HVMBLE SERVANT
EDMVND SPENSER
DOTH IN ALL HV-
MILITIE DEDI-
CATE, PRE-
SENT
AND CONSECRATE THESE
HIS LABOVRS TO LIVE
VVITH THE ETERNI-
TIE OF HER
FAME.



Book I.
Canto I.
Canto II.
Canto III.
Canto IV.
Canto V.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
Canto VIII.
Canto IX.
Canto X.
Canto XI.
Canto XII.
Book II.
Canto I.
Canto II.
Canto III.
Canto IV.
Canto V.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
Canto VIII.
Canto IX.
Canto X.
Canto XI.
Canto XII.
Book III.
Canto I.
Canto II.
Canto III.
Canto IV.
Canto V.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
Canto VIII.
Canto IX.
Canto X.
Canto XI.
Canto XII.
Book III.
Canto I.
Canto II.
Canto III.
Canto IV.
Canto V.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
Canto VIII.
Canto IX.
Canto X.
Canto XI.
Canto XII.
Book IV.
Canto I.
Canto II.
Canto III.
Canto IV.
Canto V.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
Canto VIII.
Canto IX.
Canto X.
Canto XI.
Canto XII.
Book V.
Canto I.
Canto II.
Canto III.
Canto IV.
Canto V.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
Canto VIII.
Canto IX.
Canto X.
Canto XII.
Canto XI.
Book VI.
Canto I.
Canto II.
Canto III.
Canto IV.
Canto V.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
Canto VIII.
Canto IX.
Canto X.
Canto XI.
Canto XII.
The Cantos of Mutabilitie.
Canto VI.
Canto VII.
The VIII. Canto, vnperfite.
Letter to Raleigh and Commendatory Poems, &c.
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