Major Tudor Authors: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1567507816
  • ISBN-13: 9781567507812
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 510 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 1997 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 1997

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Overview

This reference book is a guide to the rich and diverse literature of Tudor England. Included are entries for nearly 100 people who wrote between 1485 and 1603.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Preface.
1: Agrippa von Nettesheim (1486–1535).
2: Alabaster, William (1567/1568–1637).
3: Ann, Lady Bacon (Anne Bacon, Anne Cooke) (1528–1610).
4: Aretino, Pietro (1492–1556).
5: Ariosto, Ludovico (1474–1533).
6: Askew, Anne (Anne Askewe, Anne Ascough, Anne Kyme) (1521–1546).
7: Bacon, Francis (1561–1626).
8: Beaumont, Francis (c. 1585–1616).
9: Becon, Thomas (1512–1567).
10: Bembo, Pietro (1470–1547).
11: Bruno, Giordano (1548–1600).
12: Byrd, William (c. 1543–1623).
13: Calvin, John (1509–1564).
14: Cary, Elizabeth (1586/1587–1639).
15: Castiglione, Baldassare (1478–1529).
16: Cavendish, George (1499–c. 1562).
17: Caxton, William (1422/1423–1491).
18: Chapman, George (1559–1631).
19: Colet, John (1467–1519).
20: Copernicus, Nicolaus (1473–1543).
21: Cranmer, Thomas (1489–1556).
22: Cromwell, Thomas, Earl of Essex (1485–1540).
23: Daniel, Samuel (1562–1619).
24: Dee, John (1527–1608).
25: Dekker, Thomas (c. 1572–1632).
26: Deloney, Thomas (156?–1600).
27: Donne, John (1572–1631).
28: Douglas, Gavin (c. 1475–1522).
29: Dowland, John (c. 1563–1626).
30: Dunbar, William (c. 1460–c. 1514).
31: Dyer, Sir Edward (1543–1607).
32: Queen Elizabeth I (1533–1603).
33: Elyot, Thomas (c. 1490–1546).
34: Erasmus, Desiderius (1466/1469–1536).
35: Fairfax, Edward (c. 1575–1635).
36: Fletcher, Giles, The Elder (1546–1611).
37: Florio, John (c. 1553–1625).
38: Fraunce, Abraham (c. 1558–1593/1633).
39: Gascoigne, George (c. 1539–1577).
40: Gilbert, William (1544–1603).
41: Greene, Robert (c. 1558–1592).
42: Greville, Fulke (1554–1628).
43: Hall, Edward (c. 1498–1547).
44: Harington, Sir John (1560–1612).
45: Harvey, Gabriel (c. 1550–1631).
46: Harvey, William (1578–1657).
47: Henryson, Robert (c. 1420–before 1505).
48: Henslowe, Philip (155?–1616).
49: Heywood, John (c. 1496–1578).
50: Hoby, Thomas (1530–1566).
51: Holinshed, Raphael (c. 1525–1580).
52: Hooker, Richard (1554–1600).
53: Hoskyns, John (1566–1638).
54: James, King VI and I (1566–1625).
55: Jewel, John (1522–1571).
56: Jonson, Ben (c. 1572–1637).
57: Knox, John (c. 1514–1572).
58: Kyd, Thomas (1558–1594).
59: Lanyer, Aemilia (1569–1645).
60: Lindsay, Sir David of the Mount (1490–1555).
61: Lodge, Thomas (1558–1625).
62: Lyly, John (c. 1554–1606).
63: Machiavelli, Niccolò (1469–1527).
64: Malory, Sir Thomas (140?–1471).
65: Marlowe, Christopher (1564–1593).
66: Mary, Queen of Scots (1542–1587).
67: Montaigne, Michel de (1533–1592).
68: More, Thomas (1478–1535).
69: Nashe, Thomas (1567–c. 1600).
70: Pace, Richard (c. 1482–1536).
71: Paracelsus (1493–1541).
72: Parr, Catherine (Catharine, Katharine, Kateryn) (c. 1512–1548).
73: Peele, George (c. 1556–c. 1596).
74: Pembroke, Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of (1561–1621).
75: Puttenham, George (c. 1529–1590).
76: Ralegh, Sir Walter (c. 1552–1618).
77: Riche, Barnabe (1542–1617).
78: Ross, John (1563–1607).
79: Sandford, James (fl. 1567).
80: Shakespeare, William (1564–1616).
81: Sidney, Sir Philip (1554–1586).
82: Sidney, Robert (1563–1626).
83: Skelton, John (c. 1463–1529).
84: Southwell, Robert (1561–1595).
85: Spenser, Edmund (c. 1552–1599).
86: Surrey, Henry Howard, Earl of (1517–1547).
87: Tasso, Torquato (1544–1595).
88: Tyndale, William (William Tindall, William Hutchins, William Huchyns, William Hychyns) (c. 1494–1536).
89: Vergil, Polydore (c. 1470–1555).
90: Wilson, Thomas (1523–1581).
91: Wroth, Lady Mary (c. 1584–1653).
92: Wyatt, Thomas, The Elder (1503–1542).
Selected General Bibliography.
Index.
About the Contributors.