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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I've read Webster, I've read Ben Jonson, but I don't think myself clever--not exactly, at least.
Volpone by Ben Jonson was written in the Jacobean age.
BORN ALFRED Tennyson, Britsh poet, 1809 LUCILLE Ball, US actress, 1911 ANDY Warhol, US pop artist, 1928, above DIED BEN Jonson, English playwright, 1637 ROBIN Cook, UK politician, 2005, above RICK James, American musician, 2004
The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson, Vol.
Following these six essays, Peter Kirwan and Erin Julian present two substantial pieces reviewing recent trends in Ben Jonson scholarship.
Ovidio, Museu, Marlowe, Ben Jonson, seguidos de uma Antologia de Autores de Lingua Portuguesa, Lisboa, Cotovia, 2012.
Though he has already been the subject of a number of good biographical and critical studies, important discoveries have been made in recent years, many of them by the contributors to the monumental Cambridge Ben Jonson edition.
95-- up-to-date in its facts and references, and so the obvious source for anyone wanting to know about Ben Jonson and his world.
Ben Jonson, Volpone and the Gunpowder Plot, by Richard Dutton.
1637: The first Poet Laureate, Ben Jonson, died in poverty.
Richard Dutton, Ben Jonson, Volpone, and the Gunpowder Plot, Cambridge University Press, 2008, pp.
It was also where rapier-wielding playwrights such as Ben Jonson and Christopher Marlowe sharpened their quills.