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Her·rick(hĕr′ĭk), Robert 1591-1674.
English lyric poet whose sensuous, simple works, such as "Delight in Disorder" (1648), are marked by his affinity for Latin verse and the influence of Ben Jonson.
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(Biography) Robert. 1591–1674, English poet. His chief work is the Hesperides (1648), a collection of short, delicate, sacred, and pastoral lyrics
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Robert, 1591–1674, English poet.
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