1793 in poetry

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List of years in poetry (table)
In literature
1790
1791
1792
1793
1794
1795
1796

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

Events[edit]

Works published[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

Title page of The Posthumous Works of Ann Eliza Bleecker

United States[edit]

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Births[edit]

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

  • June 1 – Henry Francis Lyte (died 1847), Scottish-born Anglican priest and hymn-writer
  • July 13 – John Clare (died 1864), English "peasant poet"
  • August 25 – John Neal (died 1876),[4] American author, art and literary critic and poet, who refused to emulate British authors by writing strictly in a clean tone, instead writing more as he spoke and allowing his characters to speak gruffly, if the story called for it; also an early women's rights advocate, prohibitionist, temperance advocate, accomplished lawyer, boxer and architect who reportedly, at the age of 79, threw a smoker off a non-smoking trolley when the man refused to stop
  • September 25 – Felicia Hemans (died 1835), English poet

Deaths[edit]

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See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6. 
  2. ^ a b Ludwig, Richard M., and Clifford A. Nault, Jr., Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983, 1986, New York: Oxford University Press
  3. ^ a b Carruth, Gorton, The Encyclopedia of American Facts and Dates, ninth edition, HarperCollins, 1993
  4. ^ a b Web page titled "American Poetry Full-Text Database / Bibliography" at University of Chicago Library website, retrieved March 4, 2009