1675 in poetry

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Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).

Events[edit]

Works published[edit]

English[edit]

  • Charles Cotton:
    • Burlesque upon Burlesque; or, The Scoffer Scoft, published anonymously[1]
    • The Scoffer Scoft, the second part of the above Burlesque [...][1]
  • Thomas Hobbes, translator, The Odyssey of Homer (the author's translation of the Iliad was published in 1676)[1]
  • Richard Leigh, Poems, upon Several Occasions, and, to Several Persons[1]
  • Edward Phillips, editorTheatrum Poetarum; or, A Compleat Collection of the Poets of all Ages[1]

Other[edit]

  • René Le Bossu, Traité du Poeme Epique, a systematic description of epic poetry, based on Aristotle; the book was very favorably received; criticism, France[2]

Births[edit]

Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

Deaths[edit]

Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  2. ^ Paul, Harry Gilbert, John Dennis: his life and criticism, page 159, New York: Columbia University Press, 1911, retrieved via Google Books on February 11, 2010