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Selected Poetry of William Habington (1605-1654)

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. Nox Nocti Indicat Scientiam

Biographical information

Given name: William
Family name: Habington
Birth date: 4 November 1605
Death date: 30 November 1654
Nationality: English
Family relations
          father: Thomas Habington
          wife: Lucy Habington
Language: English
          St. Omer's
Politics: Republican
Literary period: Seventeenth century
Residence: Hindlip, Worcestershire: 4 November 1605
Buried at: Vault at Hindlip
First RPO edition: 1996-2000