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Selected Poetry of George Chapman (1559?-1634)


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

Index to poems

  1. A Coronet for his Mistress, Philosophy
  2. The Seventeenth Book Of Homer's Odysseys (excerpt)
  3. The Shadow Of Night (excerpt)
  4. The Sixth Book Of Homer's Iliads (excerpt)


Notes on Life and Works

Biographical information

Given name: George
Family name: Chapman
Birth date: 1559?
Death date: 12 May 1634
Nationality: English
Languages
          English
          Latin
          Greek
Education
          Trinity College, Oxford
          Cambridge
Patron: Henry Prince of Wales
Literary period: Elizabethan
Residence: Hitchin: 1559
Buried at: St Giles-in-the-Field, London
First RPO edition: 1996