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Sir William Davenant, poet venturer, 1606-1668.

Alfred Harbage

Sir William Davenant, poet venturer, 1606-1668.

by Alfred Harbage

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Published by Octagon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • D"Avenant, William, Sir, 1606-1668.,
    • Authors, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography.,
    • Theatrical managers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 288-303.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2476 .H3 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination317 p.
      Number of Pages317
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5219178M
      ISBN 100374936595
      LC Control Number75120624

      Sir William Davenant ( – ), poet, playwright, and theatre manager. Earliest work: Sir William Davenant: The Shorter Poems, and Songs from the Plays and Masques. Ed. A. M. Gibbs () Poems from Song Book Close section Poems On Several Occasions. Sir William Davenant (baptised 3 March, – April 7, ), also spelled D'Avenant, was an English poet and with Thomas Killigrew, Davenant was one of the rare figures in English Renaissance theatre whose career spanned both the Caroline and Restoration eras, and who was active both before and after the English Civil War and the Interregnum.

      Sir William Davenant (baptised 3 March – 7 April ), also spelled D'Avenant, was an English poet and with Thomas Killigrew, Davenant was one of the rare figures in English Renaissance theatre whose career spanned both the Caroline and Restoration eras and who was active both before and after the English Civil War and during the : 3 March , Oxford, England. More editions of Sir William Davenant Poet Venturer Sir William Davenant Poet Venturer ISBN () Hardcover, Octagon Books,

      Sir William Davenant (), Poet and dramatist. Sitter in 10 portraits. Tell us More. Like voting is closed. Thanks for Liking. Please Like other favourites! If they inspire you please support our work. Make a donation Close. List Thumbnail. Sort by. Sir William Davenant. after John Greenhill. Sir William Davenant: Poet Venturer, Blood on the Bosom Devine Thomas Killigrew: Cavalier Dramatist,


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