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King, Henry,

1592–1669, English poet. He became bishop of Chichester in 1642. Elegies constitute nearly half his work, his most notable being "The Exequy," written on the death of his young wife. However, he is chiefly remembered for his love poem "Tell me no more how fair she is."


See his poems, ed. by M. Crum (1965); R. Berman, Henry King & the Seventeenth Century (1964); bibliography by G. Keynes (1977).

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EDWARDS Brenda Elizabeth On Nov 13, at Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, following a long illness, borne with typical stoicism, Brenda, of Severn Rd, Porthcawl; loving wife of John, proud mother of Peter and Simone and respected and admired mother-in-law of Shelly and Greg, much loved Granny of Leah, Luca and Esme, devoted daughter of Megan King and the late Henry King and much loved sister of John, Helen, Andrea and the late Sarah.
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And I offer a very heart felt welcome to The Honorable Bill Graham, tonight's Henry King honoree, who we will be hearing from later.
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Henry King was my teacher, colleague and friend for the past eight years.
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