1847 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Richard Brathwait

Edward Farr, in Select Poetry, chiefly sacred, of the Reign of King James the First (1847) xxxii.



RICHARD BRATHWAITE was the author of numerous dramatic works. The extracts in these pages are derived from "The Golden Fleece. Whereunto bee annexed two Elegies, entitled Narcissus' Change, and Aeson's Dotage, 1611;" and "Remains after Death: Observations by way of Introduction, divers memorable Observances, occasioned upon Discours of Epitaphs and Epyceds, their distinctions and definitions, seconded by approved authors, etc. 1618."