The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies | VIAF (Virtual International Authority File)External Link

Steele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729

LC control no.n 80044843
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPR3700 PR3708
Personal name headingSteele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
Variant(s)Bickerstaff, Isaac, 1672-1729
Edgar, John, Sir, 1672-1729
Gentleman of the army, 1672-1729
Steele, Mr. (Richard), 1672-1729
Steele, R. (Richard), Sir, 1672-1729
Birth date1672-03
Death date1729-09-01
Place of birthDublin (Ireland)
Place of deathCarmarthen (Wales)
AffiliationSpectator (London, England : 1711) Great Britain. Parliament
Profession or occupationJournalists Politicians
Found inThe procession : a poem on Her Majesties funeral, 1695: title page (gentleman of the army)
The importance of Dunkirk consider'd, 1713: title page (Mr. Steele) page 63 (signed Richard Steele)
Richard Steele's The theatre 1720, 1962: page 144 (Edgar, Sir John: Steele's fictional spokesman)
Tatler, 1803: title page (Isaac Bickerstaff, Esquire)
MWA/NAIP files, July 1, 2009 (heading: Steele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729; note: used the pseudonym Isaac Bickerstaff, both independently and together with Joseph Addison (1672-1719))
Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, first paperback issue, 2013: page 478 (Steele, Sir Richard)
Wikipedia (English), March 19, 2014 (Sir Richard Steele, Irish writer and politician: born in Dublin, Ireland, March 1672; co-founder, with Joseph Addison, of The Spectator; first became a Whig Member of Parliament, 1713; in 1724 retired to Carmarthen, Wales, where he spent the remainder of his life; died September 1, 1729)
Associated languageeng