John Davies of Hereford Identifies W.S. Asoxford In Microcosmos

John Davies of Hereford Identi...

An early allusion to Shake-speare can be found in ‘To our English Terence Mr. Will: Shake-speare’ by John Davies of Hereford. This poem is included in The Scourge of Folly (1611), a collection of epigrams about contemporary figures and writers.1 In two other earlier publications, Microcosmos (1603) and Humours ....