William Shenstone

William Shenstone

Born: November 13, 1714

Died: February 11, 1763

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet

Biography: William Shenstone was an English poet and one of the earliest practitioners of landscape gardening through the development of his estate, The Leasowes.

Source/Notes: The Works in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone, Esq;: Essays on men, manners, and things. A description of The Leasowes, the seat of the late William Shenstone, Esq. Verses to Mr. Shenstone (1764 edition)

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Source/Notes: The Works in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone, Esq;: Essays on men, manners, and things. A description of The Leasowes, the seat of the late William Shenstone, Esq. Verses to Mr. Shenstone (1764 edition)
Source/Notes: The Works in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone, Esq;: Essays on men, manners, and things. A description of The Leasowes, the seat of the late William Shenstone, Esq. Verses to Mr. Shenstone (1764 edition)
Source/Notes: The Poetical Works of William Shenstone: With Life, Critical Dissertation, and Explanatory Notes (1863 edition)

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Source/Notes: The works, in verse and prose of William Shenstone, esq. ... (1773 edition)
Source/Notes: The Works in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone, Esq;: Essays on men, manners, and things. A description of The Leasowes, the seat of the late William Shenstone, Esq. Verses to Mr. Shenstone (1764 edition)