Webster, John (M)

Surname: Webster
Forename(s): John
Nationality: English. VIAF.
Jacobean playwright and poet. Dates: c. 1580-c. 1638. Born in London. Married Sara Peniall on 18 March 1606. Co-author of Westward Ho (1604) and Northward Ho (1605) with Thomas Dekker. Author of The White Devil (c. 1610), and The Duchess of Malfi (c. 1612). Collaborated with William Rowley, John Ford, Henry Chettle, Thomas Dekker, Thomas Heywood, and Philip Massinger. Biographical information: ODNB. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Pursuit of Love 1854-09-23 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6237
A Dirge 1854-09-23 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6236