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Sir Edward Dyer (1543–1607)

Dyer, Sir Edward. An English elegiac poet; born at Sharpham Park, Somersetshire; died in London (?), May 1607. An elegant courtier, he advanced himself in royal favor by court verse. ‘My Mind to Me a Kingdom Is’ is the best of his effusions. His works, ‘The Shepherd’s Conceit of Prometheus’ and other poems, were not collected until 1872.