1 JANUARY 1591: LETTER to Helena, Marchioness of Northampton

The poet Edmund Spenser writes to Helena, Marchioness of Northampton dedicating his poem “Daphnaïda: An Elegy upon the Death of the Noble and Vertuous Douglas Howard, Daughter and Heire of Henry Lord Howard, Viscount Byndon, and Wife of Arthure Gorges Esquier” to her.


Bell’s Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to Churchill, 1788.