1640 in literature

This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1640.

List of years in literature (table)

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

New dramaEdit

PoetryEdit

BirthsEdit

Uncertain dates

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ D.O. Hunter-Blair incorrectly describes the Arte as a grammar of the language spoken in Canara, a district on the Malabar coast; see "Thomas Stephen Buston". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913. The Catholic Encyclopedia has another article on Thomas Stephens, under "Thomas Stephens".
  2. ^ "BBC - History - Aphra Behn". www.bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 26 March 2019.
  3. ^ Elizabeth L. Ewan; Sue Innes; Sian Reynolds; Rose Pipes (27 June 2007). Biographical Dictionary of ScottishWomen. Edinburgh University Press. p. 262. ISBN 978-0-7486-2660-1.