Jonson, Ben (1572 - 1637)

Biography: 

The standard edition of Jonson's Works is the monumental one by Herford and Simpson (11 vols.; London: Oxford University Press, 1925-53). Most of Jonson's poems appeared first in the Folio of 1616, the later poems in the Second Folio of 1640.

Given Name: 
Ben
Family Name: 
Jonson
Birth Date: 
1572
Death Date: 
August 6, 1637
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Family Relations: 
daughter : Mary Jonson
son : Benjamin Jonson
son : Benjamin Jonson
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Illness

First RPO Edition: 
1997