1814 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Giles Fletcher

George Dyer, in History of the University and Colleges of Cambridge (1814) 2:195n.



Phineas had also a brother, who was a poet, author of Christ's Victory and Triumph, in four books, which, together with the Purple Island, were republished in one volume, in 1783. Phineas and Giles were cousins of the dramatic poet, John Fletcher, and sons of Dr. Giles.