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Michael Drayton

Michael Drayton (1563 – 23 December 1631) was an English poet who came to prominence in the Elizabethan era.

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Michael Drayton - Editions
... In 1748 a folio edition of Drayton's complete works was published under the editorial supervision of William Oldys, and again in 1753 there appeared an issue in ... A complete edition of Drayton's works with variant readings was projected by Richard Hooper in 1876, but was never carried to a conclusion a volume of selections ... See especially Oliver Elton, Michael Drayton (1906) ...
16th Century In Literature - New Poetry
... Astrophel and Stella (published posthumously) 1592 Henry Constable - Diana 1593 Michael Drayton - The Shepherd's Garland Giles Fletcher, the Elder - Licia 1594 Michael Drayton - Peirs Gaveston 1595 Thomas ...

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