ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Cyril Tourneur

(1575 ca.-1626)


Little is known of Cyril Tourneur, who was granted an annuity by the United Provinces in 1616 and was secretary to the Council of War at Cadiz in 1625; he died in Ireland shortly afterwards.


TEXT RECORDS:

1600The Transformed Metamorphosis.

PUBLICATIONS:

The transformed metamorphosis. 1600.
The revengers tragedie. 1607.
A funerall poeme upon the death of Sir Francis Vere, knight. 1609.
The atheist's tragedie: or the honest man's revenge. 1611.
Complete works, ed. Allardyce Nicoll. 1929.