Sir John Denham

















































Sir John Denham 1615-1669

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Born in Dublin. He was a poet, playwright and soldier. His works include The Sophy, Cooper’s Hill (his best known work) and The Anatomy of Gaming. Dr Johnson described him as one of the fathers of English poetry. He is buried in London.

Further information, location and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book