E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Ilsington, N. Devon, 1586; d. Ilsington, 1640). The Lovers Melancholy (1629); Tis Pity Shes a Whore (1633); The Broken Heart (1633); Loves Sacrifice (1633); Perkin Warbeck (1634); The Fancies, Chaste and Noble (1638); The Ladys Trial (1639); Beauty in a Trance (1653); The Suns Darling (1657); Witch of Edmonton (with Dekker and Rowley); The Royal Combat; An Ill Beginning has a Good End; The Fairy Knight (with Dekker); A Late Murther of the Sonne upon the Mother (with Webster); and The Bristowe Merchant (with Dekker). Works, 1869. See Swinburnes Essays and Studies, Mintos English Poets, Wards Dramatic Literature. Works edited by Gifford and Dyce (1895).