1744 in poetry

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List of years in poetry (table)
In literature

Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).


Works published[edit]

Colonial America[edit]

  • John Armstrong, The Art of Preserving Health[1]
  • Mather Byles, Poems on Several Occasions, 31 poems written since 1727; he wrote a range of poetic forms in formal, neoclassical verse influenced by Alexander Pope[2]
  • James Logan, Cicero's Cato Major, a verse translation[2]
  • Jane Turell, Memoirs, a collection of pious poems already published as Reliquiae Turellae together with secular verses (posthumous)[2]

United Kingdom[edit]

Title page of Life of Mr Richard Savage by Samuel Johnson


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


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

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Ludwig, Richard M., and Clifford A. Nault, Jr., Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983, 1986, New York: Oxford University Press
  2. ^ a b c 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
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  4. ^ Dansk biografisk Lexicon (in Danish), retrieved January 2, 2010