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Joseph Hall
Poems Virgidemiarum (excerpt) Biographical information Given name: Joseph Family name: Hall Birth date: 1 July 1574 Death date: 8 September 1656 Nationality: English Family relations father: John Hall mother: Winifred Hall wife: Elizabeth Hall (from 1603) son: George Hall son: Joseph Hall son: Robert Hall son: Samuel Hall Language: English Education Grammar school at Ashby Emmanuel College, Cambridge (B.A.): 1589 to 1592 Emmanuel College, Cambridge (M.A.) to 1596 Emmanuel College, Cambridge (B.D.) to 1603 Emmanuel College, Cambridge (D.D.) to 1612 Religion: Anglican Literary period: Seventeenth century Occupation: Bishop Residences Waltham, Essex Bristow Park, Ashbury-de-la-Zouch: 1 July 1574 Halsted, Suffolk: 1601

where go the boats?
Dark brown is the river,
Golden is the sand.
It flows along for ever,
With tr... [read poem]
virgidemiarum: book i, satire iii
With some pot-fury, ravish'd from their wit,
They sit and muse on some no-vulgar writ:
As ... [read poem]
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