John Downes

(fl. 1661—1719)

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Prompter and bookkeeper for the Duke's, United, and Players' companies at Lincoln's Inn Fields in London, Downes is the author of Roscius Anglicanus (1708), an incomplete but invaluable first-hand ...

Subjects: Theatre — Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

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