The French actress lighted by chance upon a Spenserianism now become obsolete without good reason.
"Ponkapog Papers" by Thomas Bailey Aldrich
Unhappily the sonnets of Shakspeare differ as much in this respect from those of Petrarch, as from a Spenserian or an octave stanza.
"The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 1 (of 4)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
This was written in the measure which I afterwards learned was called Spenserian.
"A New England Girlhood" by Lucy Larcom
On leaving England I began to write a poem in the Spenserian measure.
"The Life of Lord Byron" by John Galt
What is meant by the Spenserian stanza?
"English Literature" by William J. Long
It is in Spenserian verse, and a more graceful composition cannot be found in either of the Annuals.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 12, Issue 344 (Supplementary Issue)" by Various
His brother Giles made a better attempt at the Spenserian manner.
"English Literature: Modern" by G. H. Mair
Translated into English Verse in the Spenserian Stanza.
"Cattle and Cattle-breeders" by William M'Combie
This last is a beautiful translation in the Spenserian stanza, of which a second edition appeared in 1868, in two octavo volumes.
"The Book-Hunter at Home" by P. B. M. Allan
The poem, in a gentle Spenserian vein, has no connection with the 'Sonnets.
"A Life of William Shakespeare with portraits and facsimiles" by Sidney Lee