ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Richard Linche

(1570 ca.-1601 fl.)


A friend of Richard Barnfield, Richard Linche published some Spenserian sonnets in Diella (1596).


TEXT RECORDS:

1596Sonnet IX. ["Blot not thy beautie (fairest) yet unkinde."]
1596Sonnet XIII. ["I know, within my mouth, for bashful feare."]
1596Sonnet XX. ["The strongest Pyne that Queene Feronia hath."]
1596Sonnet XXXII. ["Faire Ivorie browe, the bord Love banquets on."]

PUBLICATIONS:

Diella, Certaine Sonnets, adioyned to the amorous Poeme of Dom Diego and Gineura. 1596.
The fountaine of English fiction. 1599.
The travels of Noah into Europe. 1601.