Note of John Harte [manuscript], ca. 1800.


Note of John Harte [manuscript], ca. 1800.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7452844

Folger Shakespeare Library

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Harte, John, fl. 1800. (person)

The identity of this John Harte is uncertain. In the list of subscribers to the Poems, a note in the same hand identifies an earlier "John Harte" as "my Uncle who had disposed of every atom of our Great Poets." The handwriting of John Harte bears little resemblance to that of John Hart, 1755-1800 (cf. W.a.62) From the description of Note of John Harte [manuscript], ca. 1800. (Folger Shakespeare Library). WorldCat record id: 427059624 ...

Hart, Joan, 1569-1646 (person)

Hart, Thomas, 1729-1793 (person)

Harte, Walter, 1709-1774 (person)

Oldys, William, 1696-1761 (person)

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (person)

William Shakespeare was likely born April, 23, 1564; he was baptized in Stratford-upon-Avon on April 26, 1564. He grew up, had a family, and bought property in Stratford while working in London, the center of English theater. As an actor, a playwright, and a partner in a leading acting company, he became both prosperous and well-known. His parents were John and Mary Shakespeare. John was a leatherworker and involved in local politics, first becoming an alderman and eventually a town bailiff. ...