Works (6) Encyclopædia Britannica: Herrick, Robert (1591-1674) - Biographical article from the 1911 edition. Has a few scanner errors. Literary Encyclopedia: Herrick, Robert (1591-1674) - Biographical article by Glyn Pursglove, along with examinations of Hesperides and the Noble Numbers. Robert Herrick - Biography, portrait, and selected poems. Robert Herrick (1591-1674) - "Robert Herrick, seventeenth century cavalier, poet and son of Ben." Webpages devoted to Herrick at luminarium.org. Robert Herrick (poet) - Short biographical essay, with hyperlinks to related topics.