1649 in poetry

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List of years in poetry (table)
In literature
1646
1647
1648
1649
1650
1651
1652

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

Events[edit]

Works published[edit]

  • Richard Brome, perhaps the editor, Lachrymae Musarum: The Tears of the Muses, anonymous collection of elegies on the death of Henry, Lord Hastings; assumed to have been assembled by Brome[1]
  • Richard Lovelace, Lucasta: Epodes, Odes, Sonnets, Songs, &c., to which is added Aramantha, A Pastoral., London: Tho. Harper (see also Lucasta: Posthume Poems 1659)
  • John Ogilby, translator, The Works of Publius Virgilius Maro, translation from the original Latin, "a respectable and often sumptuously printed work [...] which, until [John] Dryden's folio [of 1697], was not superseded", according to 20th century critic Mark Van Doren[2]
  • Thomas Stanley, the elder, Europa. Cupid Crucified. Venus Vigils[1]
  • George Wither, Carmen Eucharisticon[1]
  • Elegies on the execution of King Charles I of England on January 30:
    • Henry King, A Groane at the Funerall of that Incomparable and Glorious Monarch, Charles the First[1]
    • Thomas Pierce, anonymously, Caroli τοῦ μακαρίτου Παλιγγενεσία, 1649
    • Monumentum Regale, a Tombe for Charles I, collection

Births[edit]

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

Deaths[edit]

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See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  2. ^ Mark Van Doren, John Dryden: A Study of His Poetry, p 99, Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, second edition, 1946 ("First Midland Book edition 1960")