Reference Entry

Wilmot, John, second earl of Rochester (1647-1680), poet and courtier

Frank H. Ellis

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Early life, education, grand tour | Marriage, Second Anglo-Dutch War, life at court | Theatre | Poet | Parliamentary career | The last act

Reference Entry.  6498 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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