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  • 61 Amy Lowell — Infobox Writer name = Amy Lawrence Lowell birthname = Amy Lawrence Lowell birthdate = birth date|1874|2|9|mf=y birthplace = Brookline, Massachusetts deathdate = death date and age|1925|5|12|1874|2|9|mf=y deathplace = occupation = Poet awards =… …

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  • 62 Henrik Wergeland — Infobox Writer name = Henrik Arnold Thaulow Wergeland imagesize = 250px caption = Henrik Wergeland pseudonym = Siful Sifadda (farces) birthdate = June 17, 1808 birthplace = Kristiansand, Norway deathdate = July 12, 1845 deathplace = Christiania,… …

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  • 63 Anna Seward — (December 12, 1747 ndash; March 25, 1809) was an English poet, often called the Swan of Lichfield.LifeSeward was the elder daughter of Thomas Seward (1708 1790), prebendary of Lichfield and Salisbury, and author. Born at Eyam in Derbyshire, she… …

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  • 64 Portuguese literature — This is a survey of Portuguese literature.The Portuguese language was developed gradually from the Vulgar language (i.e. Vulgar Latin) spoken in the countries which formed part of the Roman Empire and, both in morphology and syntax, it represents …

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  • 65 Mathilde Blind — Born Mathilde Cohen 21 March 1841(1841 03 21) Mannheim, Germany Died 1896 (aged 5 …

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  • 66 Hrotsvitha — Hrotsvitha, also known as Hroswitha, Hrotsvit, Hrosvit, and Roswitha (c. 935 to c. 975) was a 10th century German canoness of the Benedictine Order, as well as a dramatist and poet who lived and worked in Gandersheim, in modern day Lower Saxony.… …

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  • 67 Byzantine literature — may be defined as the Greek literature of the Middle Ages, whether written in the territory of the Byzantine Empire or outside its bordersEncyclopaedia Britannica Greek literature: Byzantine literature ] . It forms the second period in the… …

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  • 68 Elizabeth Bentley (writer) — Infobox Writer name = Elizabeth Bentley caption = Genuine Poetical Compositions, on Various Subjects (Norwich, by subscription, 1791) birthdate = 1767 birthplace = Norwich, England, UK deathdate = death year and age|1839|1767 deathplace = Norwich …

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  • 69 The Battle of Sherramuir — is a song written by the Scottish poet Robert Burns (January 25, 1759 – July 21, 1796) about the Battle of Sheriffmuir which occurred in Scotland in 1715 at the height of the Jacobite rebellion in England and Scotland. It was written when Burns… …

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  • 70 Edward Jones (harpist) — Edward Jones (March 1752 ndash; April 18 1824), was a Welsh harpist, bard, performer, composer, arranger, and collector of music.Joan Rimmer, [http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0072 0127(198609)39%3C77%3AEJMAPR%3E2.0.CO%3B2 9 Edward Jones s… …

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  • 71 Quirinus Kuhlmann — (February 25, 1651 October 4, 1689) was a German Baroque poet and mystic. Born in Breslau ( Wrocław ) in Silesia to a Lutheran merchant, Quirinus Kuhlmann studied at the Magdalena Gymnasium with the help of a scholarship, as his father had died… …

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  • 72 A Song to David — by Christopher Smart was most likely written during his stay in a mental asylum while he wrote Jubilate Agno . Although it received mixed reviews, it was his most famous work until the discovery of Jubilate Agno . The poem focuses on King David… …

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  • 73 Дуглас, Гэвин — Гэвин Дуглас Gavin Douglas …

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  • 74 homer — homer1 /hoh meuhr/, n. 1. Baseball. See home run. 2. See homing pigeon. v.i. 3. Baseball. to hit a home run: The catcher homered in the ninth with one on to take the game. [1865 70; HOME + ER1] homer2 …

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  • 75 Homer — /hoh meuhr/, n. 1. 9th century B.C. Greek epic poet: reputed author of the Iliad and Odyssey. 2. Winslow, 1836 1910, U.S. painter and illustrator. 3. a male given name. * * * flourished 9th or 8th century BC, Ionia? Greek poet, one of the… …

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  • 76 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 77 Persia — • The history, religion, and civilization of Persia are offshoots from those of Media. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Persia     Persia      …

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  • 78 Polish Literature — • Of the literature of Poland before the advent of Christianity (965) very few traces indeed are extant . . . Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Polish Literature     Polish Literature …

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  • 79 Hebrew Poetry of the Old Testament —     Hebrew Poetry of the Old Testament     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Hebrew Poetry of the Old Testament     Since the Bible is divinely inspired, and thus becomes the written word of God, many devout souls are averse from handling it as… …

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  • 80 Jacob Balde —     Jacob Balde     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Jacob Balde     A German poet, b. 4 January, 1604, in the Imperial free town of Ensisheim in Upper Alsace; d. at Neuburg, 9 August, 1668. He studies the classics and rhetoric in the Jesuit college of… …

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