Tyard, Pontus de

Tyard, Pontus de

Tyard, Pontus de (pôNtüsˈ də tēärˈ), 1521?–1605, French poet of the Pléiade (see under Pleiad). The sonnets in his Erreurs amoureuses (3 vol., 1549–55) are imitative of Petrarch and are among the earliest written in France. He was bishop of Châlons from 1578 to 1592.
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Tyard, Pontus de. Mantice: Discours de la verite de Divination par Astrologie.
Tyard, Pontus de. Deux discours de la nature du monde.