George Sandys

(1578—1644) writer and traveller

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a member of Falkland's circle at Great Tew. His chief works were a verse translation of Ovid's Metamorphoses (1621–6), a verse Paraphrase upon the Psalmes (1636), and Christs Passion: A Tragedy, a verse translation from the Latin of Grotius (1640).

Subjects: Literature.

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