Overview

Mermaid Tavern


Related Overviews

Francis Beaumont (1584—1616) playwright

Blackfriars Gatehouse

Thomas Coryate (1577—1617) traveller and writer

Ben Jonson (1572—1637) poet and playwright

See all related overviews in Oxford Index » »

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Shakespeare Studies and Criticism

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A tavern that stood in Bread Street (with an entrance in Friday Street), London. It was frequented by Beaumont, Donne, I. Jones and others who may have included Shakespeare, and according to Coryate a ‘Fraternitie of Sirenaical Gentlemen’ met there ‘the first Friday of every Moneth’.

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.