1691 in poetry

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List of years in poetry (table)
In literature
1688
1689
1690
1691
1692
1693
1694

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 Ames:
    • The Female Fire-Ships: A satyr against whoring, published anonymously[1]
    • Islington-Wells; or, The Threepenny-academy, published anonymously[1]
  • Benjamin Keach, Spiritual Melody[1]
  • Nahum Tate, Characters of Vertue and Vice, a verse paraphrase of Joseph Hall's Characters of Vertues and Vices, a 1608 prose work[1]
  • Edward Ward, The Poet's Ramble After Riches, published anonymously[1]
  • John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, Poems, &c. on Several Occasions: with Valentinian, a Tragedy, London: Printed for Jacob Tonson, posthumously published[2]

Births[edit]

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. ^ Web page titled "John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (1647 - 1680)" at the Poetry Foundation website, retrieved April 11, 2009. Archived 2009-05-02.