1744 in poetry

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List of years in poetry (table)
In literature
1741
1742
1743
1744
1745
1746
1747

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

Events[edit]

Works published[edit]

Colonial America[edit]

  • John Armstrong, The Art of Preserving Health[1]
  • Mather Byles, Poems on Several Occasions, 31 poems written since 1727; he wrote a range of poetic forms in formal, neoclassical verse influenced by Alexander Pope[2]
  • James Logan, Cicero's Cato Major, a verse translation[2]
  • Jane Turell, Memoirs, a collection of pious poems already published as Reliquiae Turellae together with secular verses (posthumous)[2]

United Kingdom[edit]

Title page of Life of Mr Richard Savage by Samuel Johnson

Births[edit]

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

Deaths[edit]

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

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Ludwig, Richard M., and Clifford A. Nault, Jr., Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983, 1986, New York: Oxford University Press
  2. ^ a b c 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
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  4. ^ Dansk biografisk Lexicon (in Danish), retrieved January 2, 2010