1617 in poetry
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|List of years in poetry (table)|
|... 1607 . 1608 . 1609 . 1610 . 1611 . 1612 . 1613 ...
1614 1615 1616 -1617- 1618 1619 1620
... 1621 . 1622 . 1623 . 1624 . 1625 . 1626 . 1627 ...
In literature: 1614 1615 1616 -1617- 1618 1619 1620
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- John Davies, published anonymously, Wits Bedlam, epigrams
- Leonard Digges, The Rape of Proserpine, translated from the Latin of Claudius Claudianus' De raptu Proserpinae
- William Drummond, published anonymously, Forth Feasting, written on the occasion of James I's visit to Scotland
- Martin Opitz Aristarchus, German poet and writer in Latin, in this book championing the purity of the German language
- Antoine Girard de Saint-Amant, A la solitude, ("Solitude"), an ode (untranslated text in French) France
Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
- April 4 – Sir George Wharton, 1st Baronet (died 1681), English Cavalier soldier and astrologer, also known as a poet
- September 25 (bapt.) – Henry Birkhead (died 1696), English academic, lawyer, Latin poet and founder of the Oxford Chair of Poetry
- December 9 – Richard Lovelace (died 1657), English Cavalier poet
- Peter Folger (died 1690), English-born poet and maternal grandfather of Benjamin Franklin
- Pierre Petit (died 1687), French scholar, physician, poet and Latin writer
Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
- Giovanni Botero (born 1544), Italian political theorist, priest, poet, and diplomat
- Keshavdas (born 1555), Sanskrit scholar and Hindi poet
- Riccardo Luisini (born 1535), Italian, Latin-language poet
- Tarquinia Molza (born 1542), Italian singer and poet
- Eochaidh Ó hÉoghusa (born 1567), Irish
- François du Souhait (born between 1570 and 1580), French language translator, novelist, poet, satirist, and moral philosopher
- Cox, Michael (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. ISBN 978-0-19-860634-5.
- Magnusson, Magnus, general editor, Chambers Biographical Dictionary, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, and W & R Chambers Ltd, Edinburgh, fifth edition, 1990, ISBN 0-550-16040-X
- Web page titled "Tra Medioevo en rinascimento" at Poeti di Italia in Lingua Latina website (in Italian), retrieved May 14, 2009. Archived 2009-05-27.