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Account of the life and death of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, who died July 26, 1680

Burnet, Gilbert

Account of the life and death of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, who died July 26, 1680

by Burnet, Gilbert

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Published by Published by Munroe and Francis in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rochester, John Wilmot, -- Earl of, -- 1647-1680,
  • Burnet, Gilbert, -- 1643-1715,
  • Poets, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography.,
  • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers. -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLife and death of John Wilmot, Life of Rochester, Some account of the life and death of John Wilmot
    Statementwritten by his own direction on his death-bed, by Gilbert Burnet ; to which is prefixed, an account of the author"s life.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18001021M

    “The Debt to Pleasure: John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, in the Eyes of His Contemporaries and in His Own Poetry and Prose”, p, Taylor & Francis 4 Copy quote Mothers who force their daughters into interested marriage, are worse than the Ammonites who sacrificed their children to Moloch--the latter undergoing a speedy death, the former. John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester (1 April – 26 July ), was an English poet and courtier of King Charles II’s Restoration court. The Restoration reacted against the “spiritual authoritarianism” of the Puritan era. Rochester was the embodiment of the new era, and he is as well known for his rakish lifestyle as his poetry, although the two were often interlinked.

    John Wilmot may refer to: John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester (–), English libertine, friend of King Charles II, and writer of satirical and bawdy. John Wilmot second Earl of Rochester was born in Oxfordshire on 1 April , and died there on 26 July , notorious because - as Samuel Johnson put it.   The scandalous life of England's most notorious libertine, the Earl of Rochester, portrayed by Johnny Depp in The Libertine Restoration England witnessed an extraordinary flowering of literature, music, architecture, and science. At the center of the burgeoning cultural life of the age was John Wilmot, Earl of : Head of Zeus.

    The Lives of Sir Matthew Hale and John Earl of Rochester by Burnet, Gilbert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at John Wilmot, second Earl of Rochester, has achieved something of a cult status both as the first celebrity poet and for his Libertine ways. This is a collection of selected poems which can, with certainty, be attributed to him; it doesn't, for instance, contain some of his country poems/5(32).


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by gilbert burnet, • • - • lord bishop of sarura. to which is prbfixbd, an account of the author's life. John Wilmot (1 April – 26 July ) was an English poet and courtier of King Charles II's Restoration court. The Restoration reacted against the "spiritual authoritarianism" of the Puritan era.

Rochester embodied this new era, and he became as well known for his rakish lifestyle as his poetry, although the two were often interlinked. He died as a result of venereal disease at the age Born: ()1 AprilDitchley, Oxfordshire.

Poems, (&c.) on Several Occasions: with Valentinian: a Tragedy. Written by the Right Honourable John late Earl of Rochester. by Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, John. () and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The debt to pleasure: John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, in the eyes of his contemporaries and in his own poetry and prose / by: Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, Published: ().

John Wilmot(1 April – 26 July ) John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, styled Viscount Wilmot between andwas an English Libertine poet, a friend of King Charles II, and the writer of much satirical and bawdy poetry. He was the toast of the Restoration court and a patron of the arts.

He married an heiress, Elizabeth Malet. WILMOT, JOHN, second Earl of Rochester (–), poet and libertine, was the son of Henry Wilmot, first earl of Rochester [q. v.], by his second wife. He was born at Ditchley in Oxfordshire on 10 Apriland on the death of his father on 9 Feb.

–8 succeeded to the earldom. Some Account of the Life and Death of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester: Who Died J ISBN () Softcover, Nabu Press, Thoughts on education. July 3 – John Martyn, English publisher and bookseller; July 26 – John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, English poet (born ) November – Carr Scrope, English poet (born ) December 4 – Thomas Bartholin, Danish scientist and theologian (born ) Unknown date – François de Grenaille, French dramatist and translator (born ).

John Wilmot earl of Rochester, who died 26 July,written by his lordship's direction on his death-bed () The conversion and persecution of Eve Cohan, now called Elizabeth Verboon; a person of quality of the Jewish religion () An account of the confessions of lieutenant John Stern and George Borosky, executed for the murder of.Rochester.

From Samuel Johnson's Lives of the Poets series, published in 3 volumes between and John Wilmot, afterwards earl of Rochester, the son of Henry, earl of Rochester, better known by the title of lord Wilmot, so often mentioned in Clarendon's History.

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