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John Payne (1842—1917) was an English poet and translator, from Devon. Initially he pursued a legal career, and associated with Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Later he became involved with limited edition publishing, and the Villon Society.
Total Books: 225
He is best known for his translation of the Diwan Hafez and praises Hafez as the greatest poet of the world.Poetry Portal: Hafez. Self Sponsored. 13 May 2008 .He has also known for his translation of Boccaccio's Decameron and The Arabian Nights.