16th Century in Literature - New Poetry

New Poetry


    • The Aeneid -Francesco Maria Molzo's translation into Italian, in consecutive unrhymed verse (forerunner of Blank verse)


    • Sir Thomas Wyatt - Pentential Psalms


    • Giovanni Battista Giraldi - Ercole
    • Tottel's Miscellany


    • The Tragical History of Romeus and Juliet - Arthur Brooke


    • Barnabe Googe - Eclogues, Epitaphs, and Sonnets


    • George Turberville - Epitaphs, Epigrams, Songs and Sonnets


    • Luís de Camões - Os Lusíadas


    • George Gascoigne - A Hundred Sundry Flowers


    • Nicholas Breton - A Small Handful of Fragrant Flowers
    • George Gascoigne - The Posies


    • The Paradise of Dainty Devices, the most popular of the Elizabethan verse miscellanies


    • Nicholas Breton - The Works of a Young Wit and A Flourish upon Fancy



    • Thomas Watson - Hekatompathia or Passionate Century of Love


    • Sir Philip Sidney - Arcadia
    • Edmund Spenser - The Faerie Queene, Books 1-3


    • Sir Philip Sidney - Astrophel and Stella (published posthumously)


    • Henry Constable - Diana


  • Michael Drayton - The Shepherd's Garland
    • Giles Fletcher, the Elder - Licia



    • Thomas Campion - *Poemata


    • Sir John Davies - Orchestra, or a Poeme of Dauncing
    • Michael Drayton - The Civell Warres of Edward the Second and the Barrons
    • Edmund Spenser - The Faerie Queene, Books 1-6


    • Michael Drayton - Englands Heroicall Epistles


    • Lope de Vega
      • La Arcadia
      • La Dragontea


    • Sir John Davies
      • Hymnes of Astraea
      • Nosce Teipsum
    • George Peele - The Love of King David and Faire Bethsabe

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