Puttenham may refer to:

* George Puttenham (1529-1590), English literary critic
* HMS "Puttenham", a "Ham" class minesweeper
* Puttenham, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
* Puttenham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

ee also

* Puttenham Common

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  • PUTTENHAM (G.) — PUTTENHAM GEORGE (1529 env. env. 1590) D’aucuns disent que c’est Richard, son frère, et non George, qui a écrit le célèbre traité de rhétorique The Arte of English Poesie publié sans nom d’auteur en 1589, par Richard Field, l’éditeur des poèmes… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Puttenham & Crooksbury Commons — lie to the south of the Hog s Back which runs between Farnham and Guildford in Surrey, England. The commons are sites of special scientific interest (SSSI) [ [http://www.guildford.gov.uk/NR/rdonlyres/AA01380B 24A8 4495 A978 6B07FD433E8D/0/WS APP… …   Wikipedia

  • Puttenham, Surrey — infobox UK place country = England official name= Puttenham map type= Surrey static static image caption=Puttenham Priory population …   Wikipedia

  • Puttenham, George — (?1529 1591)    He was the nephew of Sir Thomas Elyot (?14901546), diplomat and author of the Boke Named the Governour (1531), a treatise on education and politics. On account of his being a Catholic, Puttenham and his work came under Puritan… …   British and Irish poets

  • Puttenham, Hertfordshire — infobox UK place country = England latitude=51.82298 longitude= 0.71298 official name= Puttenham population= shire district= Dacorum shire county = Hertfordshire region= East of England constituency westminster= South West Hertfordshire post town …   Wikipedia

  • Puttenham, George — ▪ English writer born c. 1520 died , autumn 1590, London, Eng.       English courtier, generally acknowledged as the author of the anonymously published The Arte of English Poesie (1589), one of the most important critical works of the… …   Universalium

  • Puttenham, George — (1530? 1590)    Was one of the s. of Robert P., a country gentleman. There has been attributed to him the authorship of The Arte of Poesie, a treatise of some length divided into three parts, (1) of poets and poesy, (2) of proportion, (3) of… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • George Puttenham — (1529–1590) is the reputed English author of The Arte of English Poesie (1589).FamilyGeorge was the second son of Robert Puttenham of Sherfield on Loddon in Hampshire and his wife Margaret, the daughter of Sir Richard Elyot and sister of Sir… …   Wikipedia

  • George Puttenham — (1530 – 1590) est un rhétoricien anglais, auteur de The Arte of English Poesie (L Art de la poésie anglaise) publié en 1589. Biographie George Puttenham est le second fils de Robert Puttenham de Sherfield on Loddon dans le Hampshire. Sa femme,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • HMS Puttenham — was one of 93 ships of the sclass|Ham|minesweeper|0 of inshore minesweepers. Their names were all chosen from villages ending in ham . The minesweeper was named after Puttenham.References*Blackman, R.V.B. ed. Jane s Fighting Ships (1953) …   Wikipedia

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