1637 in poetry

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List of years in poetry (table)
In literature
1634
1635
1636
1637
1638
1639
1640

EventsEdit

Works publishedEdit

  • Sir 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[1] including "Coronemus nos Rosis antequam marcescant" ("Let us drink and be merry")
  • 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]

BirthsEdit

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DeathsEdit

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See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.