Reference Entry

Wriothesley, Henry, third earl of Southampton (1573-1624), courtier and literary patron

Park Honan

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Formal training | Sexuality and early reputation | Shakespeare's patron | Public and private life, 1595-1603 | Later life, 1603-1624 | Last days and his significance

Reference Entry.  5773 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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