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Harington, Sir John, (1561-1612), Knight Wit and Author

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Surname: Harington
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: John
Gender: Male
Date: 1561-1612
Biography: ODNB link for Harington, Sir John (1561-1612) Knight Wit and Author
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P163279 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P13046 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Sir John Harington
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
c1612: verse translation in 8 line stanzas, of 6th book of Vergil's "Anaeid" for instruction of Prince Henry
British Library, Manuscript Collections
NRA 7864
Inner Temple Library
See Catalogue of MSS 1972
letters and papers
Hatfield House Library and Archives
See HMC 9 Salisbury (Cecil) MSS
family papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
book of verses
Harvard University: Houghton Library
NRA 20129 Harvard Univ MSS
c1605: autograph vol of epigrams
Folger Shakespeare Library
See De Ricci & Wilson, Census of medieval and renaissance MSS in United States and Canada, 1961
corresp, papers, literary MSS
See information in published source
See Index of English literary MSS vol 1 1450-1625
commonplace book and misc papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
sonnets and epigrams
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives