1781 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Thomas Freeman

Thomas Warton, in History of English Poetry (1774-81; 1840) 3:456.



Thomas Freeman, a student in Magdalen college Oxford, about the year 1607, who appears to have enjoyed the friendship and encouragement of Owen, Shakspeare, Daniel, Donne, Chapman, and Heywood the dramatist, printed in quarto, RUB AND A GREAT CAST. In one hundred Epigrams, London, 1614. To these is annexed, RUB AND A GREAT CAST. The second Bowl in an hundred Epigrams. Both sets are dedicated to Thomas Lord Windsor.