Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance,
Irish or France).
Works published [ edit ]
William Alexander, Recreations with the Muses, contains Four Monarchicke Tragedies, Doomesday, A Paraenesis to Prince Henry (all previously published), and Jonathan: An heroicke poem [1 ]
Arthur Johnston, Scottish poet writing in Latin
Psalmorum Davidis paraphrasis poetica et canticorum evangelicorum, translation of the Psalms
Deliciae poetarum Scotorum huius aevi illustrium, edited anthology
Thomas Jordan, Poeticall Varieties; or, Varietie of Fancies including "Coronemus nos Rosis antequam marcescant" ("Let us drink and be merry") [1 ]
Ralph Knevet, Funerall Elegies, elegies on Lady Katherine Paston [1 ]
Shackerley Marmion, The Legend of Cupid and Psyche [1 ]
Nathaniel Whiting, Le hore di recreatione; or, The Pleasant Historie of Albino and Bellama [1 ]
Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
August 6 –
Ben Jonson, (born 1572), English poet and playwright
Philippe Habert (born 1604), French poet
Edward King (born 1612), Irish poet who wrote in Latin in England; a friend of John Milton (see Justa Edouardo King Naufrago, including " Lycidas", 1638)
Gervase Markham (born 1568), English poet and writer
Juraj Tranovský, also known as "George" (instead of Juraj) or (Latinized version) "Tranoscius" (born 1592), Czech and Slovak hymnwriter, sometimes called the father of Slovak hymnody and the "Luther of the Slavs"
See also [ edit ]
^ a b c d e Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.