1545 in poetry

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

List of years in poetry (table)
In literature


Works publishedEdit


Great BritainEdit

  • Robert Burrant, Preceptes of Cato with Annotacions of D. Erasmus, main text in verse, with Burrant's prose translation of Desiderius Erasmus's commentary, along with Burrant's own commentary[4]
  • John Skelton:
    • Certain Books, including "Speke Parrot", "The Death of Kyng Edward the Fourth", "A Treatise of the Scottes" and "Tunnyng of Elynour Rummyng" (see also 1521)[4]
    • Phillip Sparrow, publication year uncertain[4]
    • Why Come Ye Not to Court?, publication year uncertain[4]

Other languagesEdit

  • Ludovico Ariosto, Cinque Canti ("Five Cantos"), first publication, a substantial fragment (about 4,400 lines) which appeared as an appendix to an edition of Orlando Furioso; Venice: published by casa di figliuoli di Aldo (the heirs of Aldus Manutius); most critics believe the fragment was intended as an addition to Orlando Furioso, but many others think the work was meant to be independent[5]


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


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

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b "La vie de Louise Labé", a chronology, retrieved May 17, 2009. 2009-05-20.
  2. ^ Weinberg, Bernard, ed., French Poetry of the Renaissance, Carbondale, Illinois: Southern Illinois University Press, Arcturus Books edition, October 1964, fifth printing, August 1974 (first printed in France in 1954), ISBN 0-8093-0135-0, "Joachim du Bellay" p 42
  3. ^ "Bibliography page linked to Antoine Héroët (1492?-1568)". Archived from the original on 2009-11-27. Retrieved 2009-05-20.
  4. ^ a b c d Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  5. ^ Marrone, Gaetana, Encyclopedia of Italian Literary Studies, "Ludovico Ariosto" article, p 87, "Cinque Canti" section, retrieved August 7, 2010