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Waller, Edmund (1606–87)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199608218
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744556
Waller, Edmund (1606–87)

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Poet and politician. He is said to have entered Parliament at 16. In 1643 he plotted to seize London

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Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish)

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