1675 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Sir Richard Fanshawe

Edward Phillips, in Theatrum Poetarum (1675) 2:159.



Sr Richard Fanshaw, heretofore Secretary to his present Majesty, when Prince of Wales, and after his restoration, his Embassador into Spain, where he died. Besides his Translation of Guarini's Pastor Fido into English Verse, and of Spencer's Shepheards Calender into Latin Verse.