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The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753), by Theophilus Cibber This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.net Title: The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753) Volume I. Author: Theophilus Cibber Release Date: January 5, 2004 [EBook #10598] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK LIVES OF POETS, V1 *** Produced by Jonathan Ingram, Jayam Subramanian and PG Distributed Proofreaders Anglistica & Americana A Series of Reprints Selected by Bernhard Fabian, Edgar Mertner, Karl Schneider and Marvin Spevack 1968 GEORG OLMS VERLAGSBUCHHANDLUNG HILDESHEIM Theophilus Cibber The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753) Vol. I 1968 The present facsimile is reproduced from a copy in the possession of the Library of the University of Gottingen. Shelfmark: H. lit. biogr. I 8464. Although the title-page of Volume I announces four volumes, the work is continued in a fifth volume of the same date. Like Volumes II, III, and IV, it is by "Mr. CIBBER, and other Hands" and is "Printed for R. GRIFFITHS". M.S. THE LIVES OF THE POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN and IRELAND, To the TIME of DEAN _SWIFT_. Compiled from ample Materials scattered in a Variety of Books, and especially from the MS. Notes of the late ingenious Mr. COXETER and others, collected for this Design, By Mr. CIBBER. In FOUR VOLUMES. VOL. I. MDCCLIII. VOLUME I. Contains the LIVES O F Chaucer Langland Gower Lydgate Harding Skelton Barclay More Surry Earl Wyat Sackville Churchyard Heywood Ferrars Sidney Marloe Green Spenser Heywood Lilly Overbury Marsten Shakespear Sylvester Daniel Harrington Decker Beaumont and Fletcher Lodge Davies Goff Greville L. Brooke Day Raleigh Donne Drayton Corbet Fairfax Randolph Chapman Johnson Carew Wotton Markham T. Heywood Cartwright Sandys Falkland Suckling Hausted Drummond Stirling Earl Hall Crashaw Rowley Nash Ford Middleton THE LIVES OF THE POETS. * * * * GEOFFRY CHAUCER. It has been observed that men of
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