1623 in poetry

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List of years in poetry (table)
In literature

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Works published[edit]

Great Britain[edit]

  • John Abbot, Jesus Preffigured; or, A Poem of the Holy Name of Jesus in Five Bookes, only two of the five books were published[1]
  • Robert Aylet, Joseph; or, Pharoah's Favourite [sic], published anonymously[1]
  • Samuel Daniel, The Whole Workes of Samuel Daniel Esquire in Poetrie[1]
  • William Drummond, Flowres of Sion (see also A Midnights Trance 1619)[1]
  • George Wither, The Hymnes and Songs of the Church, published anonymously; music by Orlando Gibbons; there were several editions this year[1]



Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:


Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  2. ^ Ryan, Christopher, "Bibliography of Works Cited", p 304 in The poetry of Michelangelo: an Introduction, Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1998, ISBN 978-0-8386-3802-6, retrieved via Google Books May 17, 2009
  3. ^ One of many that give 1552 as the birth year: Hills, Elijah Clarence, and Sylvanus Griswold Morley, Modern Spanish lyrics, p xxv, New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1913, retrieved via Google Books on June 30, 2009
  4. ^ One of many that give 1562 as the birth year: González Mas, Ezequiel, Historia de la literatura española, p 5, Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1989 retrieved via Google Books on June 30, 2009