Skelton, John, 1460?-1529

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referencedIn Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. Notes and drawings, [18th century]. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: [1833?], Rosebank, Aberdeen, to David Laing / A. Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn EPIGRAMS of Desiderius Erasmus With dedicatory epistle to Prince Henry [afterwards Henry VIII. of England]. The titles are:-1. "In laudem [Micaelis et] angelorum [omnium]," f. 1 b. 2. "Gabrielis laus," f. 3. 3. "Raphahelis laus," f.3 b. 4. "De angel..., 16th century British Library
creatorOf Orr, Robin, 1909-. Merry Margaret / poem John Skelton, [music] Robin Orr. University of Sheffield, Sheffield University
creatorOf Stephen Oliver: Shorter secular vocal works, 1965-1987 British Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1838 Jan. 16, 9 Gray's Inn Sqre, London, to David Laing / A. Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn "THE tunnyng of Elynour Rummyng per [John] Skelton Laureat to Henry VIII.," an attempted facsimile of one of the earlier printed editions. At the end, reversing the volume, are Rules of a society of bell-ringers, called "Esquire Youths," with a list ..., 17th century British Library
referencedIn Missenden Abbey; Buckinghamshire: Chartulary: late 15th cent.includes:f. 15 Henry Missendene, Abbat of Missenden: Form of his election: 1462.: Lat.f. 44 b Richard Fleming, Bishop of Lincoln: Appropriation of Glatton Church to Missenden abbey: 142... British Library
creatorOf John Lydgate, Troy Book and Siege of Thebes, with verses by William Cornish, John Skelton, William Peeris and others , 1457-approximately 1530 British Library
referencedIn MS Mus. 305. ALAN RAWSTHORNE: Vocal music; [1936-65]. Draft scores, in pencil.ff. 54. 365 x 272mm.1. ff. 1-10. ‘The Enemy Speaks’ (words, C. Day Lewis, from ‘The Magnetic Mountain’), for tenor and orchestra; [1936]. Draft short score and piano reduct..., 1936-1967 British Library
referencedIn A MORAL treatise, in Latin, by John Skelton, poet laureate, dedicated to Prince Henry, afterwards Henry VIII., and dated Eltham, 28 Aug. 150 1. Imperfect. Probably the MS. entitled "Methodus Skeltonidis laiireati," at one time in the library of Linco..., 16th century British Library
creatorOf Stephen Oliver: Music for the Royal Shakespeare Company's productions of Shakespeare's 'Pericles' and 'Othello', 1979 British Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1835 Dec. 7, 9 Gray's Inn Sqre, London, to David Laing / Alexr Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1834 [June 11], Rosebank, Aberdeen, to David Laing / A. Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958. Five Tudor portraits / R. Vaughan Williams. Indiana University
creatorOf Skelton, John, 1460?-1529. A ryght delectable traytyse vpon a goodly garlande, or, Chapelet of laurell / by Mayster Skelton, poete laureat ; studyously dyuysed at Sheryfhotton Castell ; in ye foreste of galeres where in ar coprysyde many & dyuers solacyous & ryght pregnant allectyues of syngular pleasure as more at large it doth apere in ye pces folowynge. University Club Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1837 June 12, 9 Gray's Inn Sqre, London, to David Laing / Alexr Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1840 Jan. 25, 9 Gray's Inn Sqre, London, to David Laing / Alexander Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn " THE BOOKE of Heraldrye and other thinges togither with the Order of Coronacions," etc.: a common-place book chiefly of heraldic and historical collections by Robert Commaundre (ob. 1613), Rector of Tarporley, co. Chester, and Chaplain to Sir Henry ..., 1525-1625 British Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1835 July 7, Rosebank, Aberdeen, to David Laing / A. Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Skelton, John, 1460?-1529. Transcript of poems by John Skelton [manuscript], ca. 1800. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Vol. II (ff. 509). 1866, 1867.Henry Huth, bibliophile: Letters to W. C. Hazlitt: 1867-1878.John Payne Collier: Letters to W. C. Hazlitt: 1863-1874, n.d.Alexander Ireland, writer: Letters to W. C. Hazlitt: 1866-1887.includes:ff. 1, 18, 28, 228, 461 Wi..., 1866-1867 British Library
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1838 Nov. 17, 9 Gray's Inn Sqre, London, to David Laing / Alexr Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Fish, Stanley Eugene. Stanley Fish papers, 1921-2001, bulk 1960-1998. University of California, Irvine. Library. Department of Special Collections
referencedIn Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. Letter: 1833 Dec. 27, 9 Gray's Inn Sqr [London], to David Laing / A. Dyce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Stephen Oliver Collection, 1955-1995 British Library: Music Collections
creatorOf The Commonplace Book of John Colyns; late 15th-early 16th cent. Middle English. Slightly imperfect. The MS. is composite and comprises two booklets (ff. 54-85, 86-133v) bound together with texts copied by John Colyns (d. before July 1541), citizen... British Library
creatorOf Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958. Five Tudor portraits : a choral suite in five movements for contralto (or mezzo) and baritone and orchestral accompaniment / founded on poems of John Skelton (Laureate) 1460-1529, sometime rector of Diss in Norfolk ; by R. Vaughan Williams. Indiana University
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associatedWith Dyce, Alexander, 1798-1869. person
associatedWith Fish, Stanley Eugene. person
associatedWith Haslewood, Joseph, 1769-1833, person
associatedWith Orr, Robin, 1909- person
associatedWith Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872, person
associatedWith Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958. person
associatedWith Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Carlisle, Cumberland
Ludlow Castle, Shropshire
Gillingham, Kent
Glatton, Huntingdonshire
London, England
Windsor, Berkshire
Ireland, Europe
Glasgow, Scotland
Shiplake, Oxfordshire
Dort, Holland
Saxony, Germany
Dublin, Ireland
Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom
Wales, United Kingdom
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Birth 1460

Death 1529-06-21

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