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Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas

(1544-1590 / France)

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Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas (1544 – July 1590) was a French poet. A Huguenot, he served under Henry of Navarre. He is known as an epic poet. La Sepmaine; ou, Creation du monde (1578) was a hugely influential hexameral work, relating the creation of the world and the history of man. It was translated into many languages, including English, and helped inspire Milton's Paradise Lost. It was ... more »

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