1719 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Abraham Fraunce

Giles Jacob, in Poetical Register: or the Lives and Characters of the English Dramatick Poets (1719) 112.



An ancient Poet. He liv'd in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth, and was Author of one Dramatick Pastoral; call'd,

AMYNTAS; printed in a Book writ by him, entitled The Countess of Pembroke's Ivy Church, 1591. It is a Translation from Tasso, in Hexameter Verse.