The Author Behind The Allonym ‘Richard Lichfield’

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In 1596, Thomas Nashe issued a pamphlet titled Have with you to Saffron-Walden or, Gabriell Harveys Hunt is up. It was Nashe’s last salvo in a pamphlet war with Gabriel Harvey dating from 1592. Nashe’s pamphlet begins with a mock dedication to ‘Don Ricardo Barbarossa de Caesario … for Trinitie College,’ indic....