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Francis Quarles

British poet most widely known for his 1635 work Emblems. His various other publications consist of Sions Elegies, Wept by Jeremie the Prophet; Hieroglyphikes of the life span of Guy, and Solomon’s Recantation. He was created in Essex and examined at both Christ’s University, Cambridge and Lincoln’s Inn. His family members had a brief history of program to United kingdom royals such as for example Adam I, Henry VIII, and Elizabeth I. He wed Ursula Woodgate in 1618; the few subsequently elevated eighteen kids. He was an ancestor of American poet and Harlem Renaissance body Langston Hughes.

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