1847 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Weever

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



JOHN WEEVER wrote "An Agnus Dei," which was dedicated to Prince Henry, and published in 1610. This curious and rare volume consists of about sixty leaves, one inch square, and on each leaf only two lines are printed. The nature of the work is a history of our Saviour's life and sufferings.