1847 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Thomas Scott

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



THOMAS SCOT wrote "Philomythie, or Philomythologie. Wherein Outlandish Birds, Beasts, and Fishes are taught to speake true English plainely," which was first published in 1616. A second edition, much enlarged, was printed in 1622, "For Francis Constable, at the White Lyon, in Paul's Churchyard."