1690 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Phineas Fletcher

Anthony Wood, Athenae Oxonienses (1690-91; 1721) 1:F 107.



Phineas Fletcher of King's Coll. in the same University, where he was accounted an excellent Poet. Afterwards he was Beneficed at Hilgay in Norfolke, and became Author of several Books; among which, one is entit. A Father's Testament written for the benefit of his particular Relations. Lond. 1670. oct. at which time the Author had been ded several Years. The Titles of his two other Books written by him you may see in the Bodleian Catalogue.