Three Plays: Volpone. Epicoene. The Alchemist by Ben Jonson (1966) $8 free S&H

Three Plays: Volpone. Epicoene. The Alchemist by Ben Jonson (1966) $8 free S&H

Ben Jonson (Playwright)

Ben Jonson (Playwright)

Westminster School master William Camden cultivated the artistic genius of Ben Jonson.1609,On leaving Westminster School, Jonson was to have attended the University of Cambridge, to continue his book learning but did not, because of his unwilled apprenticeship to his bricklayer stepfather.According to the churchman and historian Thomas Fuller (1608-61), Jonson at this time built a garden wall in Lincoln's Inn. After having been an apprentice bricklayer, Ben Jonson went to the Netherlands...

Westminster School master William Camden cultivated the artistic genius of Ben Jonson.1609,On leaving Westminster School, Jonson was to have attended the University of Cambridge, to continue his book learning but did not, because of his unwilled apprenticeship to his bricklayer stepfather.According to the churchman and historian Thomas Fuller (1608-61), Jonson at this time built a garden wall in Lincoln's Inn. After having been an apprentice bricklayer, Ben Jonson went to the Netherlands...

Wm.Larkin painted this long missing portrait of Lady Anne Clifford in 1616, when she was 28. As a child she was a favorite of Queen Elizabeth I of England; she also danced in masques with Anne of Denmark, queen of King James I of England. She lived an eventful life; the original site is well worth reading

Wm.Larkin painted this long missing portrait of Lady Anne Clifford in 1616, when she was 28. As a child she was a favorite of Queen Elizabeth I of England; she also danced in masques with Anne of Denmark, queen of King James I of England. She lived an eventful life; the original site is well worth reading

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“The four Inns of Court were, according to Ben Jonson, ‘the noblest nurseries of humanity’.  All highly influential in terms of their members’ legal, political and artistic roles, the Middle …

“The four Inns of Court were, according to Ben Jonson, ‘the noblest nurseries of humanity’. All highly influential in terms of their members’ legal, political and artistic roles, the Middle …

The Ben Jonson Encyclopedia

The Ben Jonson Encyclopedia

The Faery Prince. Illustration by Adolf Münzer, based on Ben Johnson’s masque of the same name. From Jugend magazine, 1925.

The Faery Prince. Illustration by Adolf Münzer, based on Ben Johnson’s masque of the same name. From Jugend magazine, 1925.

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