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Selected Poetry of Thomas Bateson (ca. 1570-1630)

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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
© 2005, Ian Lancashire for the Department of English, University of Toronto

Index to poems

  1. Sister, Awake! Close not Your Eyes

Notes on Life and Works

Biographical information

Given name: Thomas
Family name: Bateson
Birth date: ca. 1570
Death date: 25 March 1630
Nationality: English
Language: English
          Trinity College, Dublin (Mus. Bac.) to 1612
          Trinity College, Dublin (M.A.) to 1622
Literary period: Seventeenth century
          Organist: 1599
          Vicar: 1608
          Chester: 1599 to 1609
          Dublin: 1609 to 1630
Buried at: Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin?
First RPO edition: 1996-2000