To Penshurst Summary
Ben Jonson

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To Penshurst Overview

"To Penshurst" is a poem by English poet and playwright Ben Jonson. It was originally published in the 1616 folio Works of Benjamin Jonson, under the poetry collection entitled The Forest. An exemplar of the country house poem genre, "To Penshurst" presents an idyllic portrait of the ancestral home belonging to Robert Sidney. The poem offers praise, deference, and celebration for the Sidneys' legacy in art, literature, war, and the English court.

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