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Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637

LC control no.n 80044918
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPR2600 PR2648
Personal name headingJonson, Ben, 1573?-1637
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Variant(s)Dzhonson, Ben, 1573?-1637
Джонсон, Бен, 1573?-1637
B. J. (Ben Jonson), 1573?-1637
J., B. (Ben Jonson), 1573?-1637
Ionson, Ben, 1573?-1637
Johnson, Ben, 1573?-1637
Jonson, Benjamin, 1573?-1637
דזשאָנסאָנ, בענ
Associated countryEngland
Birth date1573?
Death date1637-08-06
Place of birthWestminster (London, England)
Place of deathWestminster (London, England)
Profession or occupationDramatists Poets Actors
Special noteMachine-derived non-Latin script reference project.
Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.
Found inShakespeare & Johnson, 1945.
The tragical history, admirable atchievements, and various events of Guy, Earl of Warwick, 1661: t.p. (B.J.)
Ben Ionson : his Volpone, or, The foxe, 1898
Works of Ben. Johnson, 1716.
Wikipedia, Oct. 31, 2013 (Ben Jonson; Benjamin Jonson; born c. 11 June 1572 in Westminster; died 6 August 1637 in Westminster; playwright, poet, and literary critic, of the seventeenth century, whose artistry exerted a lasting impact upon English poetry and stage comedy. He popularised the comedy of humours. He is best known for satirical plays and for his Lyric poetry; he is generally regarded as the second most important English dramatist, after William Shakespeare, during the reign of James I)
Canadiana, December 20, 2019 (access point: Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637; variant: J., B (Ben Jonson), 1573?-1637)
National bib agency no.0104C9477E
Associated languageeng
Quality codenlc