1706 in poetry
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|List of years in poetry (table)|
|... 1696 . 1697 . 1698 . 1699 . 1700 . 1701 . 1702 ...
1703 1704 1705 -1706- 1707 1708 1709
... 1710 . 1711 . 1712 . 1713 . 1714 . 1715 . 1716 ...
In literature: 1703 1704 1705 -1706- 1707 1708 1709
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- May 23 – The Battle of Ramillies, a victory for the British and their allies under John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, inspires several poets.
- Joseph Addison, The Campaign, on the victory at Blenheim
- Daniel Baker, The History of Job
- Sir Richard Blackmore, Advice to the Poets, published anonymously
- Stephen Clay, An Epistle from the Elector of Bavaria to the French King: After the Battel of Ramilles, published anonymously; has been misattributed to Matthew Prior
- William Congreve:
- Daniel Defoe:
- John Dennis, The Battle of Ramilla; or, the Power of Union
- William Harison, Woodstock Park, London : printed for Jacob Tonson
- Nicholas Noyes, "On Cotton Mather's Endeavors Toward the Christian Education of Negro Slaves", English Colonial America
- John Philips:
- Thomas Tickell, Oxford, published anonymously, published this year, although the book states "1707"
- James Watson, editor, A Choice Collection of Comic and Serious Scots Poems both ancient and modern, by several hands, Edinburgh (published this year through 1711)
- Isaac Watts - Horae Lyricae
Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
- Joseph Green (poet) (died 1780, English Colonial American clergyman and poet
- James Miller (died 1744), English playwright, poet and satirist
Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
- January 29 – Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset (born 1638), English poet and courtier
- June – Jacques Testu de Belval (born c. 1626), French ecclesiastic and poet
- December 3 – Emilie Juliane of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (born 1637), German countess and hymn writer
- Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
- Mark Van Doren, John Dryden: A Study of His Poetry, p 194, Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, second edition, 1946 ("First Midland Book edition 1960")
- Burt, Daniel S., The Chronology of American Literature: : America's literary achievements from the colonial era to modern times, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2004, ISBN 978-0-618-16821-7, retrieved via Google Books
- "Ramsay, Allan (1686-1758)". The Burns Encyclopedia. Archived from the original on 2009-07-20. Retrieved 2009-07-01.
- Rivers, Isabel (2004). "Watts, Isaac (1674–1748)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/28888. Retrieved 2011-12-09. (subscription or UK public library membership required)
-  "A Timeline of English Poetry" Web page of the Representative Poetry Online Web site, University of Toronto