1814 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Sir John Harington

George Dyer, in History of the University and Colleges of Cambridge (1814) 2:220.



Sir John Harington translated Orlando Furioso. He also, in prose, wrote the State of the Church of England, as it existed in the reigns of Elizabeth and James I. to 1608. He likewise published Epigrams, and an Apology for Poetry. He died in 1612.