John Hawkesworth

(1715—1773) writer

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Schoolmaster and writer of miscellaneous essays, plays, stories, and general journalism. With the assistance of his friends Samuel Johnson and Joseph Warton, he successfully conducted the Adventurer, a bi‐weekly ...

Subjects: Literature — History.

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