Biography of Nicholas Breton
Nicholas Brenton gives a new twist to the story of Eve; since she was a part of Adam, "was she any other than himself that deceived himself?"
Between 1575 and his death he published over 30 individual collections of verse, three prose fictions and at least 25 pamphlets and miscellaneous works.
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- Aglaia: A Pastoral
- A Shepherd's Dream
- Phillida and Coridon
- A Cradle Song, The Arbor of Amorous Devi...
- A Sweet Pastoral
- Pretty Twinkling Starry Eyes
- Who Can Live In Heart So Glad
- An Odd Conceit
- A Pastoral
- An Assurance
- A Quarrel With Love
- Another Of The Same (A Report Song In A ...
- Corydon's Supplication To Phyllis
On a hill there grows a flower,
Fair befall the dainty sweet!
By that flower there is a bower
Where the heavenly Muses meet.
In the bower there is a chair,
Fringed all about with gold,
Where doth sit the fairest fair
That did ever eye behold.