1680 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Habington

John Aubrey, in Brief Lives, 1669-1696; ed. Clark (1898) 1:277.



William Habington, of Hindlip in Worcestershire, esq. married Luce, daughter of William < Herbert >, lord Powes, 1634, as by the Worcestershire Visitation it appeares.

He was a very learned gentleman, author of a poem called Castara. He wrote a live of one of the kings of England.