biographies of Shakespeare

Related Overviews

John Ward (1629—1681)

Gerard Langbaine (1656—1692) dramatic cataloguer and writer

Thomas Fuller (1608—1661) Church of England clergyman

Nicholas Rowe (1674—1718) poet and playwright

See all related overviews in Oxford Index » »


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Shakespeare Studies and Criticism


Quick Reference

Attempts to garner information about Shakespeare's life and career were made more or less haphazardly during the 17th century by, for instance, John Ward, John Dowdall, Gerard Langbaine, Thomas Jordan ...

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

Reference entries