1764 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Day

David Erskine Baker, in Companion to the Play-House (1764) 2:Sig. I4v.



This Author, by the date of his Works, must have flourished in the reigns of King James I. and King Charles I. and wrote the following dramatic Pieces [list omitted]. The precise Time of his Birth and Death, however, are not known; nor are any farther Particulars concerning him, except that he had Connection with some of his contemporary Poets of Note, and had been a Student in Caius College, Cambridge.