ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Vallans

(1550 ca.-1590 fl.)


Little seems to be known of William Vallans, a poet and antiquarian friend of William Camden.


TEXT RECORDS:

1582[Untitled, "The Laboringe man whose paynfull lyms."]
1590A Tale of Two Swannes.

PUBLICATIONS:

A tale of two swannes. 1590.
The honourable prentice, showed in the life and death of Sir John Hawkwood. 1615.