chapter  7
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Drayton on the 'Tottel' poets, 1627

They with the Muses which conuersed, were That Princely Surrey, early in the time Of the Eight Henry, who was then the prime Of Englands noble youth ; with him there came Wyat ; with reuerence whom we still doe name Amongst our Poets, Brian1 had a share With the two former, which accompted are That times best makers, and the authors were Of those small poems, which the title beare, Of songs and sonnets, wherein oft they hit On many dainty passages of wit.