1675 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Sir John Denham

Edward Phillips, in Theatrum Poetarum (1675) 2:106.



Sir John Denham, late Surveyour of his Majestie's Works; but of a much more celebrated memory by the Fame of what he hath written in Poetry, especially of his Coopers Hill, and his Tragedy The Sophie, which having been long since publisht and in general esteem, came forth again a few years since, joyn'd with the rest of his Poetical Works, which together amount to a considerable Volume.