Roscommon, Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of

Roscommon, Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of
   Poet, nephew of the famous Earl of Strafford, was b. in Ireland. He studied and travelled on the Continent, and enjoyed a considerable literary reputation in his own day on the strength of a poetical Essay on Translated Verse, and translations from Horace's Art of Poetry.

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