1598 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Gervase Markham

Francis Meres, in Palladis Tamia (1598) Fol. 285v.



As Nonnus Panapolyta writ the Gospell of Saint John in Greeke Hexameters: so Jervis Markham hath written Salomons Canticles in English verse.