1790 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Francis Meres

William Cole, Collectanea for Athenae Cantabrigienses, 1790 ca.; in Restituta or ... English Literature Revived 3 (1815) 76.



Author of Palladis Tamia. Wit's Treasury; being the Second Part of Wit's Commonwealth.

He was originally of Pembroke Hall; B.A. in 1587; and M.A. 1591. About 1602, he became Rector of Wing, in Rutland; and died there, 1646, in the 81st year of his age. See Farmer's Essay on the Learning of Shakespeare, 2nd edit. Cambr. 8vo. 1767, p. 89. Wood's Ath. Ox. F.i.146.