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Sir Henry Wotton

A Biographical Sketch

by Adolphus William Ward

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9819429M
    ISBN 101432652699
    ISBN 109781432652692

    Mar 24,  · WOTTON, Sir HENRY (–) diplomatist and poet, was born in at Boughton Hall, in the parish of Boughton Malherbe, in Kent. He was grandson of Sir Edward Wotton (–) [q. v.], and fourth son of Thomas Wotton (–), being only son of bis father's second marriage with Eleanor, daughter of Sir William Finch, and widow of Robert Morton of Kent. Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. The Oxford Book of English Verse: – Sir Henry Wotton. – Upon the Death of Sir Albert Morton's Wife.

    Lord Henry Wotton Bored Lord Henry. Wow— with friends like Lord Henry, who needs enemies? This hedonistic, selfish aristocrat has the whole world at his fingertips, and, rather than doing something good for humanity, he simply goes about his business in a totally self-indulgent manner. Nothing seems to have any meaning for Lord Henry except his own pleasure. The Life of Sir Henry Wotton by Izaak Walton. Sir Henry Wotton—whose life I now intend to write—was born in the year of our Redemption , in Bocton-Hall,—commonly called Bocton, or Boughton-Place, or Palace,—in the Parish of Bocton Malherbe, in the fruitful country of Kent.

    Sir Henry Wotton (30 March - December ) was an English poet, prose author, and diplomat. He is often quoted as saying, "An ambassador is an honest gentleman sent to lie abroad for the good of his country." (Wotton was British ambassador to Venice.) Wotton, son of a Kentish gentleman. Sir Henry Wotton (). On a Bank as I Sat A-fishing. William Stanley Braithwaite, ed. The Book of Elizabethan Verse.


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Sir Henry Wotton (/ ˈ w ʊ t ən /; 30 March – December ) was an English author, diplomat and politician who sat in the House of Commons in and He is often quoted as saying, "An ambassador is an honest gentleman sent to lie abroad for the good of his country." (Wotton said that when on a mission in Augsburg, in )Succeeded by: Francis Mitchell.

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With a religious book or friend; —This man is freed from servile bands Of hope to rise or fear to fall: This poem is in the public domain.

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Although Lord Henry is a self-proclaimed hedonist who advocates the equal pursuit of both moral and immoral experience, he lives a rather staid life.

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About Sir Henry Wotton | Academy of American Poets. The full title of Walton's book of short biographies is, Lives of John Donne, Henry Wotton, Rich'd Hooker, George Herbert, &C.

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Due to its Author: Izaak Walton. Oct 16,  · The Elements of Architecture. to be just another philosophical treatise for the architecture student. As the first Englishman to produce a serious work on the subject of architecture, Henry Wotton found himself in a unique and advantageous position to spread it beyond architects as he himself had not been trained as an architect.

*Wotton, Sir Henry* (–). English diplomat, collector, and writer. As English Ambassador (–12, –19, and –4) to Venice [1] he was in a good position to purchase works of art and become familiar with distinguished architecture. Sep 10,  · The Poems of Sir Walter Raleigh Collected and Authenticated with Those of Sir Henry Wotton and Other Courtly Poets from toEd.

with an Intr. and Notes by J. Hannah. Sir Henry Wotton ( - December, ) was born at Bocton Hall in the parish of Bocton or Boughton Malherbe, Kent.

He was educated at Winchester College and at New College, Oxford, where he matriculated on 5 Junealongside John Hoskins/5. The Lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Richard Hooker, George Herbert, and Dr. Robert Sanderseon; With Some Account of the Author and His Writ [Izaak Walton] on ogmaexpo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher.

Read or download 26 free books by Henry Wotton. Read or download 26 free books by Henry Wotton. RDFBooks Collected and Authenticated with Those of Sir Henry Wotton and Other Courtly Poets from To by Walter Raleigh.

MacMillan's Reading Books Book V. by Jane Taylor. Harvard Classics Volume English Poetry 1: Chaucer To Gray. Lord Henry Wotton Timeline and Summary. BACK; NEXT ; Lord Henry and Basil discuss Basil's newest painting. Lord Henry is charmed by it and vows to meet the man in picture, despite Basil's plea for him not to meet Dorian Gray.

The Lives of John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Richard Hooker, George Herbert & Robert Sanderson by Walton, I and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ogmaexpo.com Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Son of Thomas Wotton (b.

- d. 11 Jan ) by his second wife, Eleanor, dau. of Sir William Finch; and grandnephew of the diplomat Nicholas Wotton, he was born at Bocton Hall in the parish of Bocton or Boughton Malherbe, ogmaexpo.com was educated at Winchester College and at New College, Oxford, where he matriculated on 5 Jun Sir Henry Wotton • Ranked # in the top poets Wotton was born in Bocton Hall, Kent, England and was educated at Winchester and New and Queens Colleges, Oxford.

Sir Henry Wotton, John HANNAH (Archdeacon of Lewes.) (). “Poems by Sir Henry Wotton, Sir Walter Raleigh and others. Edited by the Rev.

John Hannah”, p With a well-chosen book or friend. Henry Wotton. Book, Grace, Praying "The Character of a Happy Life". Poem by Henry Wotton. Diplomat and poet Diplomat and author, who was Britain's ambassador to Venice for nearly twenty years.

Fromas Provost of Eton, he followed a literary career and wrote lives of his friends John Donne and Izaak Walton. More on Sir Henry Wotton: Shakespeare and his contemporaries book in our Shops.Mar 10,  · "Wotton, Henry," in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (–) in 63 vols.

Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago.Anecdotes about Sir Henry Wotton () (a book of white paper which, for that purpose, many of the German gentry usually carry about them), and Sir Henry Wotton consenting to the motion, took an occasion from some accidental discourse of the present company to write a .