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Sir Philip Sidney Biography | Poet

Sir Philip Sidney Biography. Read biographical information including facts, poetic works, awards, and the life story and history of Sir Philip Sidney. This short biogrpahy feature on Sir Philip Sidney will help you learn about one of the best famous poet poets of all-time.

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Sir Philip Sidney became one of the Elizabethan Age's most prominent figures. Famous in his day in England as a poet, courtier and soldier, he remains known as the author of Astrophel and Stella (1581, pub. 1591), The Defence of Poetry and The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia (1580, pub. 1590).. Elizabethan era English poet courtier and soldier