Ben Jonson

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Noun1.Ben Jonson - English dramatist and poet who was the first real poet laureate of England (1572-1637)Ben Jonson - English dramatist and poet who was the first real poet laureate of England (1572-1637)
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Nichols, 1828), 2: 53-95; see also Ben Jonson, Ben Jonson, ed.
Alchemist, The Comedy in five acts by Jonson, Ben, performed in 1610 and published in 1612.
comedy of humors A dramatic genre most closely associated with the English playwright Jonson, Ben from the late 16th century.