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Selected Poetry of Sir Edward Dyer (1543-1607)

from Representative Poetry On-line
Prepared by members of the Department of English at the University of Toronto
from 1912 to the present and published by the University of Toronto Press from 1912 to 1967.
RPO Edited by Ian Lancashire
A UTEL (University of Toronto English Library) Edition
Published by the Web Development Group, Information Technology Services, University of Toronto Libraries
© 2003, Ian Lancashire for the Department of English, University of Toronto

Index to poems

  1. My Mind to me a Kingdom Is

Biographical information

Given name: Sir Edward
Family name: Dyer
Birth date: 1543
Death date: 1607
Nationality: English
Family relations
          father: Thomas Dyer
          sister: Margaret Dyer
Language: English
          Chancellorship of the order of the Garter: 1596
          Knighthood: 1596
Patron: Earl of Leicester
Literary period: Renaissance
          Sharpham Park, Somersetshire: 1543
          Denmark: 1589
Illness: Consumption: 1573
Buried at: St. Saviour's, Southwark
First RPO edition: 1997