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|Joseph Hall (15741656)|
|Hall, Joseph. An English bishop and author; born, July 1, 1574; died on Sept. 8, 1656. He is chiefly known for his satires; Virgidemiarium; First Three Books of Byting Satires (1597); and Last Three Books of Toothless Satires (1598), in which he claims to be the first English satirist.|