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09 December 1608
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13 September 1660
Trader

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688
 

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09 August 1631
poet

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28 November 1628
Writer, Preacher

Joseph AddisonJoseph Addison
01 May 1672
Essayist & Poet
Aphra BehnAphra Behn
10 July 1640
Playwright

Anne BradstreetAnne Bradstreet
20 March 1612
Poet

Andrew MarvellAndrew Marvell
31 March 1621
Poet
Emilia LanierEmilia Lanier
31 December 1569
Poet

John GayJohn Gay
30 June 1685
Dramatist & Poet
Abraham CowleyAbraham Cowley
1618 AD
Poet

Edward YoungEdward Young
03 July 1683
Poet

Isaac WattsIsaac Watts
17 July 1674
Theologian

Samuel RichardsonSamuel Richardson
19 August 1689
Writer, Novelist

Thomas BrowneThomas Browne
19 October 1605
Philosopher, Writer
William CongreveWilliam Congreve
24 January 1670
Playwright, Poet, Writer, Translator

Izaak WaltonIzaak Walton
09 August 1593
Writer

Algernon SidneyAlgernon Sidney
15 January 1623
Diplomat, Politician, Writer

Richard HakluytRichard Hakluyt
1553 AD
Writer
John EvelynJohn Evelyn
31 October 1620
Writer

John LylyJohn Lyly
1553 AD
Writer
Thomas NasheThomas Nashe
31 October 1567
Playwright

John VanbrughJohn Vanbrugh
24 January 1664
Playwright, Architect, Writer

William PettyWilliam Petty
26 May 1623
Economist, Mathematician, Philosopher,
Edward WinslowEdward Winslow
18 October 1595
Author

Edmond HoyleEdmond Hoyle
1672 AD
Writer
Richard BaxterRichard Baxter
12 November 1615
Poet

Ephraim ChambersEphraim Chambers
1680 AD
Encyclopaedist

Mary AstellMary Astell
12 November 1666
Writer, Philosopher, Feminist
Thomas TraherneThomas Traherne
10 October 1636
Poet

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1693 AD
British author
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1545 AD
Botanist

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15 August 1613
Author

Thomas ShadwellThomas Shadwell
1642 AD
Poet

Nicholas FerrarNicholas Ferrar
22 February 1592
Scholar
William WycherleyWilliam Wycherley
08 April 1641
Playwright
Edward TaylorEdward Taylor
1642 AD
Poet

Richard CrashawRichard Crashaw
1612 AD
Poet

Francis BeaumontFrancis Beaumont
1584 AD
Dramatist

Philip HenslowePhilip Henslowe
1550 AD
Entrepreneur
Ralph FitchRalph Fitch
1550 AD
Explorer

William DavenantWilliam Davenant
03 March 1606
playwright, poet, writer

Thomas HeywoodThomas Heywood
1575 AD
Playwright

Henry MoreHenry More
12 October 1614
Philosopher

Samuel PurchasSamuel Purchas
1577 AD
Author
Thomas CarewThomas Carew
1595 AD
Poet

Fulke Greville, 1st Baron BrookeFulke Greville, 1st Baron Brooke
03 October 1554
Writer
Samuel DanielSamuel Daniel
1562 AD
Poet

Henry WottonHenry Wotton
30 March 1568
Author

Thomas OverburyThomas Overbury
18 June 1581
Poet
Thomas MunThomas Mun
17 June 1571
Writer

James ShirleyJames Shirley
18 September 1596
Dramatist
Joseph GlanvillJoseph Glanvill
1636 AD
Philosopher

Katherine PhilipsKatherine Philips
01 January 1632
Poet

Gervase MarkhamGervase Markham
1568 AD
Poet

Charles CottonCharles Cotton
28 April 1630
Poet

Thomas OtwayThomas Otway
03 March 1652
Dramatist
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16 April 1569
Poet

Robert SouthRobert South
04 September 1634
Theologian

Aaron HillAaron Hill
10 February 1685
Poet, Playwright, Essayist

John DennisJohn Dennis
16 September 1658
Writer, Playwright, Literary critic
Sir Robert FilmerSir Robert Filmer
1588 AD
Political scientist

Alexander BromeAlexander Brome
1620 AD
Poet, Translator
John EliotJohn Eliot
11 April 1592
Statesman

Sir George EtheregeSir George Etherege
1636 AD
Dramatist

Edward Herbert, 1st Baron HerbertEdward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert
03 March 1582
Soldier
Thomas TraheyronThomas Traheyron
1636 AD