Mas·sin·ger (măsʹĭn-jər), Philip. 1583-1640.
English playwright known for his satirical comedies, most notably A New Way to Pay Old Debts (c. 1625).

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  • Massinger, Philip — (1583 1640)    He was born near Salisbury, Wiltshire, the son of Arthur Massinger, the agent of Henry Herbert, second earl of Pembroke of Wilton House. Philip may have been a page in the Wilton household and the earl supported his attendance at… …   British and Irish poets

  • Massinger, Philip — born 1583, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, Eng. died March 1639/40, London English playwright. After a period during which he collaborated with playwrights such as John Fletcher, Massinger began с 1620 to write independently. From 1625 he was… …   Universalium

  • Massinger, Philip — (1583 1640)    Dramatist, was probably b. at Salisbury. His f. appears to have been a retainer of the Earl of Pembroke, by whom and by Queen Elizabeth he was employed in a confidential capacity. M. was at Oxf., but quitted the Univ. suddenly… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Massinger, Philip — (1583, cerca de Salisbury, Wiltshire, Inglaterra–mar. 1639/40, Londres). Dramaturgo inglés. Después de un período en que colaboró con dramaturgos como John Fletcher, Massinger comenzó 1620 a escribir en forma independiente. A partir de 1625 se… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Philip Massinger — Philip Massinger, copper engraving portrait by Charles Grignion Philip Massinger (1583 – 17 March 1640) was an English dramatist. His finely plotted plays, including A New Way to Pay Old Debts, The City Madam and The Roman Actor, are noted for… …   Wikipedia

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  • Philip Massinger — Philip Massinger, spr. mässindscher, (* 1583 oder 24. November 1584 in Wilton oder Salisbury, Wiltshire; † 17. März 1638 in London) war ein englischer Dramatiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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