Greynvile, Sir Richard

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British and Irish poets. A biographical dictionary. . 2015.

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  • Grenville (Greynvile), Sir Richard — (1542 1591)    The son of Sir Roger Greynvile, who commanded the Mary Rose and was lost when it sank in 1545. Sir Richard s single poem In Praise of Seafaring Men, in Hopes (or hope) of Good Fortune inspired Alfred, Lord Tennyson (see entry) to… …   British and Irish poets

  • Richard Grenville — Sir Richard Grenville (June 6, 1542 ndash; September 10, 1591) (sp. var: Greynvile , Greeneville , Greenfield , etc.) was an Elizabethan sailor, explorer, and soldier. He was the grandfather of Sir Richard Grenville, of English Civil War… …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Grenville — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Grenville. Richard Grenville Sir Richard Grenville (avec diverses transcriptions, parmi lesquelles Greynvile, Greeneville, Greenfield, etc. ; …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Grenville — may refer to: People* Bevil ** Bevil Grenville (1596–1643), Cornish Royalist military leader in the Civil War* George ** George Grenville (1712 1770), Whig, Prime Minister of Great Britain ** George Nugent Temple Grenville, 1st Marquess of… …   Wikipedia

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