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            List of years in poetry       (table)
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1769 1770 1771 -1772- 1773 1774 1775
... 1776 .  1777 .  1778 .  1779  . 1780  . 1781  . 1782 ...
   In literature: 1769 1770 1771 -1772- 1773 1774 1775     
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Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).

EventsEdit

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Works publishedEdit

Colonial AmericaEdit

Biography, criticism, scholarship
  • Timothy Dwight, "A Dissertation on the History, Eloquence, and Poetry of the Bible", criticism[3]

United KingdomEdit

  • Mark Akenside, The Poems of Mark Akenside, posthumous[4]
  • Thomas Chatterton, The Execution of Sir Charles Bawdin, posthumously and anonymously published; attributed in another 1772 edition to "Thomas Rowlie", a fictional author invented by Chatterton[4]
  • Charles Jenner, Town Eclogues[4]
  • William Kenrick, Love in the Suds: A Town Eclogue[4]
  • William Mason, The English Garden, Volume 1 (an early draft privately printed for Mason in about 1771, all copies of which he later tried to destroy; Book the Second privately printed in 1776, trade edition 1777)[4]
  • Musae Seatonianae: A complete collection of the Cambridge prize poems, from the first institution of that premium by the Rev. Mr. Tho. Seaton, in 1750, to the present time. To which are added two poems, likewise written for the prize, Mr. [G.] Bally and Mr [J.] Scott, anthology of poems that won the annual Seatonian Prize at Cambridge University
  • Christopher Smart, Hymns, for the Amusement of Children, published anonymously[4]
  • George Alexander Stevens, Songs, Comic and Satyrical[4]
Anthologies

Other languagesEdit

BirthsEdit

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

DeathsEdit

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

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. Ellis Cashmore, review of The Norton Anthology of African-American Literature, Nellie Y. McKay and Henry Louis Gates, eds., New Statesman, April 25, 1997.
  2. Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience by Henry Louis Gates and Anthony Appiah, Basic Civitas Books, 1999, page 1171.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Ludwig, Richard M., and Clifford A. Nault, Jr., Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983, 1986, New York: Oxford University Press
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
  5. Thomas, Calvin, A History of German Literature, New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1909, retrieved December 14, 2009
  6. Web page titled [ "American Poetry Full-Text Database / Bibliography" at University of Chicago Library website, retrieved March 4, 2009
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