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The Nuttall Encyclopedia

Ayton, Sir Robert

A poet of considerable merit, a native of Fife, born at Kinaldie, who made his fortune by a Latin panegyric to King James I. on his accession; was on friendly terms with the eminent literary men of his time, Ben Jonson in particular; his poems are written in pure and even elegant English, some in Latin, and have only recently been collected together (1571-1638).

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Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Ayton, Sir Robert'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/a/ayton-sir-robert.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.

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