1640 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Sir Philip Sidney

Anonymous, "On Sir Philip Sydney" Wits Recreations (1640) sig. Cc3v.



Reader.
Within this ground sir Philip Sydney lyes
Nor is it fit that more,
I should acquaint,
Least superstition rise
And men adore,
A Lover, Scholler, Souldier, and a Saint.