ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Edward Bysshe

(1680 ca.-1714 fl.)


Little or nothing seems to be known of Edward Bysshe, whose Art of English Poetry went through at least nine editions; his Xenophon was reprinted into the twentieth century.



TEXT RECORDS:

1702Art of English Poetry.

PUBLICATIONS:

The art of English poetry. 1702.
The memorable things of Socrates [Xenophon, trans. Bysshe]. 1712.
The British Parnassus: or, a complete commonplace book of English poetry. 2 vols, 1714.