Travels Through Stuart Britain: The Adventures of John Taylor, the Water Poet

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John Taylor (1580-1653), usually referred to as the water poet, was a Gloucester born, self-educated Thames wherryman turned pamphleteer and versifier, who published some 200 works in his lifetime. His output ranges from popular reference books and directories to penny-dreadful-style reportage, political and religious tracts and poems, accounts in verse and prose of madcap journeys, and even a joke book. He was an ebullient character, whose experiences included service in the Elizabethan navy, theatre life in Shakespeare's ...

Travels Through Stuart Britain: The Adventures of John Taylor, the Water Poet 1999, Alan Sutton Publishing,

ISBN-13: 9780750919449

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