Shenstone

Shenstone
/shen"steuhn/, n.
William, 1714-63, English poet.

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  • Shenstone — may refer to:* Shenstone, Staffordshire, a village in the UK * Shenstone, WorcestershirePeople with the surname Shenstone: * William Shenstone (1714–1763) …   Wikipedia

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  • Shenstone — (spr. Schennstonn), William, geb. 1714 zu Leasoves in Hales Owent; st. 1763. Er schr. Elegien u. Schäfergedichte, Oden, Lieder, Balladen u. einige größere Gedichte; The progress of taste or the fate of delicacy; Economy, u. in Spensers Manier:… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Shenstone —   [ ʃenstən], William, englischer Dichter, * Halesowen 13. 11. 1714, ✝ ebenda 11. 2. 1763; studierte zusammen mit S. Johnson, war befreundet mit vielen Dichtern seiner Zeit; schrieb v. a. pastorale Lyrik von zum Teil vorromantischer Schlichtheit …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Shenstone — Original name in latin Shenstone Name in other language Shenstone State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 52.63333 latitude 1.83333 altitude 99 Population 2179 Date 2012 01 17 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Shenstone Lodge school — is a residential special school for children with behaviour or emotional difficulties, in Shenstone, Staffordshire, England. It caters for children aged 6 11.The schoolThe school has 4 classrooms, convert|2|acre|m2 of land,a big house where the… …   Wikipedia

  • Shenstone, Worcestershire — Shenstone is a village in Worcestershire, England, located near Kidderminster …   Wikipedia

  • Shenstone railway station — Infobox UK station name = Shenstone caption = Shenstone station manager = London Midland locale = Shenstone borough = Lichfield code = SEN lowusage0405 = 113,920 lowusage0506 = 126,470 lowusage0607 = 132,870 platforms = 2 latitude = 52.639… …   Wikipedia

  • Shenstone, Staffordshire — infobox UK place country = England official name= Shenstone latitude= 52.637 longitude= 1.841 population = shire district= Lichfield shire county = Staffordshire region= West Midlands constituency westminster= Tamworth post town= LICHFIELD… …   Wikipedia

  • Shenstone, William — ▪ English connoisseur born Nov. 18, 1714, Leasowes, Halesowen, Shropshire, Eng. died Feb. 11, 1763, Leasowes  a representative 18th century English “man of taste.” As a poet, amateur landscape gardener, and collector, he influenced the trend away …   Universalium

  • Shenstone, William — (1714 1763)    Born at Halesowen, Worcestershire, he was educated at the local grammar school and Pembroke College, Oxford where he was a contemporary of Dr. Johnson but did not graduate. The year 1745 saw the start of his life s work: the… …   British and Irish poets

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