Samuel Daniel

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Standard Name: Daniel, Samuel

Connections

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Instructor Lady Anne Clifford
LAC was educated first by a governess, Anne Taylor . Between the ages of nine and twelve she was tutored by the poet Samuel Daniel , whom her mother engaged for that purpose. But she...
Intertextuality and Influence Aemilia Lanyer
It was probably published soon afterwards, though the title-page says 1611. Handsome copies of the title-poem without all of its accompanying or supporting poems were given as gifts to Prince Henry (eldest son of James I
Intertextuality and Influence Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke
This play provoked Samuel Daniel to respond with The Tragedy of Cleopatra (published in another work in 1594), and influenced Shakespeare 's Antony and Cleopatra.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Hannay, Margaret P. Philip’s Phoenix: Mary Sidney, Countess of Pembroke. Oxford University Press, 1990.
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Though apparently never acted, Antonius was much admired...
Occupation Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke
The Countess of Pembroke's patronage was marked by eulogies and dedications (more than thirty) from many writers, including Ben Jonson , Nicholas Breton , and Samuel Daniel . Daniel later told her elder son that...
Occupation Lady Anne Clifford
LAC performed in her tutor Samuel Daniel 's masque Tethys' Festival, a celebration of the great rivers of England; she played the River Aire, which flows near her birthplace.
Holmes, Martin. Proud Northern Lady: Lady Anne Clifford, 1590-1676. Phillimore, 1975.
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Occupation Lady Anne Clifford
She may have played Cleopatra, too, in Daniel 's The Tragedie of Cleopatra (as was suggested at an event at Knole in June 2014).
Duckling, Louise. Email to Women’s Studies Group.
Occupation Lady Anne Clifford
She also caused to be raised a pillar in memory of her mother at Brougham in Cumberland, and in the church at Beckingham in Somerset a tablet to Samuel Daniel , which Nikolaus Pevsner
Textual Features Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke
Hannay thinks this the weakest (as well as earliest) of Mary Sidney's three poems lamenting her brother.
Hannay, Margaret P. Philip’s Phoenix: Mary Sidney, Countess of Pembroke. Oxford University Press, 1990.
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One of the others is a poem in honour of the queen, which digresses to honour the...
Theme or Topic Treated in Text Elizabeth Cooper
Her selection runs from Edward the Confessor to Samuel Daniel . (The title-page mentions Gower , Langland, and Chaucer.) For each poet she provides a short biography and a scholarly and critical preface. Her judgements...

Timeline

4 February 1592
Samuel Daniel registered with the Stationers' Company his collection of poems entitled Delia.
After 11 March 1618
Samuel Daniel published The Collection of the Historie of England, an account concentrating on the later middle ages from the Norman Conquest; he had issued a First Part in 1612.