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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
1774
1775
1776
1777
1778
1779
1780

EventsEdit

Works publishedEdit

United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

  • Anonymous, Song: made on the taking of General Burgoyne, a broadside of 21 four-line verses, published with no information on the place or printer[2]
  • Anonymous ("H. I."), Faction: a sketch; or, a summary of the causes of the present most unnatural and indefensible of all rebellion's (sic), "Written at New-York, February, 1776", published this year in New York, 8 pages[3]
  • Thomas Dawes, The Law Given at Sinai[4]
  • Francis Hopkinson, "Camp Ballad"[4]

OtherEdit

BirthsEdit

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

DeathsEdit

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

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  2. ^ Evans, Charles, American Bibliography, Volume 5, p 349, Chicago: Hollister Press, 1949
  3. ^ Evans, Charles, American Bibliography, Volume 5, p 319, Chicago: Hollister Press, 1949
  4. ^ a b Ludwig, Richard M., and Clifford A. Nault, Jr., Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983, 1986, New York: Oxford University Press
  5. ^ France, Peter, The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French, p 456, New York: Oxford University Press (1995) ISBN 0-19-866125-8
  6. ^ Web page titled "American Poetry Full-Text Database / Bibliography" at University of Chicago Library website, retrieved March 4, 2009