1713 in poetry

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Works published[edit]

Anne Finch's Miscellany Poems on Several Occasions
  • Henry Carey, Poems on Several Occasions, including "Sally in our Alley", and "Namby-Pamby", written to ridicule Ambrose Philips[1]
  • Abel Evans, Vertumnus[1]
  • Anne Finch, countess of Winchelsea, "Written by a Lady", Miscellany Poems on Several Occasions[1]
  • John Gay:
    • Rural Sports[1]
    • The Fan (published this year, although the book states "1714")[1]
  • Alexander Pope:
    • Ode For Musick[1]
    • "Ode on St. Cecilia's Day[2]
    • Windsor-Forest[1]
  • Richard Steere, The Daniel Catcher, including "Earth Felicities", a poem in blank verse, an unusual form for the time, and "Caelestial Embassy", a nativity poem that criticized the Puritan rejection of Christmas, English Colonial America[3]
  • Jonathan Swift, published anonymously, Part of the Seventh Epistle of the First Book of Horace Imitated[1]
  • John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, Poems on Several Occasions. "By the R. H. the E. of R.", London, posthumous[4]
  • Edward Young:
    • An Epistle to the Right Honourable the Lord Lansdown[1]
    • A Poem on the Last Day[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 f g h i j Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6. 
  2. ^ Grun, Bernard (1991) [1946]. The Timetables of History (3rd ed.). p. 326. 
  3. ^ Burt, Daniel S., The Chronology of American Literature: : America's literary achievements from the colonial era to modern times, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2004, ISBN 978-0-618-16821-7, retrieved via Google Books
  4. ^ Web page titled "John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (1647 - 1680)" at the Poetry Foundation website, retrieved April 11, 2009. Archived 2009-05-02 at WebCite 2009-05-02.
  5. ^ Das, Sisir Kumar, "A Chronology of Literary Events / 1911–1956", in Das, Sisir Kumar and various, History of Indian Literature: 1911-1956: struggle for freedom: triumph and tragedy, Volume 2, 1995, published by Sahitya Akademi, ISBN 978-81-7201-798-9, retrieved via Google Books on December 23, 2008
  • [1] "A Timeline of English Poetry" Web page of the Representative Poetry Online Web site, University of Toronto