Thomas Warton

(1688—1745) Church of England clergyman and poet

Related Overviews

Thomas Warton (1728—1790) poet and historian

Edmund Spenser (1552—1599) poet and administrator in Ireland


'Thomas Warton' can also refer to...

Thomas Warton (1728—1790) poet and historian


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Literature


Quick Reference

(c. 1688–1745),

father of Joseph and Thomas Warton, was from 1718 to 1728 professor of poetry at Oxford; his poems, including some ‘runic odes’, were published posthumously in 1748, edited by his son Thomas.

Subjects: Literature.

Reference entries