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William, c1640–1716, English dramatist and poet.
Historical Examples

Hard Cash Charles Reade
Views and Reviews William Ernest Henley
The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1 Alexander Pope
Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) Isaac D’Israeli
Alexander Pope Leslie Stephen
Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3) Thomas Babington Macaulay
Alexander Pope Leslie Stephen
Nooks and Corners of Old London Charles Hemstreet
History of the English People, Volume VI (of 8) John Richard Green
Their Majesties’ Servants (Volume 1 of 3) John Doran

William. ?1640–1716, English dramatist. His Restoration comedies include The Country Wife (1675) and The Plain Dealer (1676)


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