See also:born He died on the 6th of
See also:December 1718, and was buried in West-near
See also:Stirling and educated in that
See also:town and at St Andrews, minster Abbey . He was twice married, and his widow re-where he began to practise as an
See also:advocate in the consistorial ceived a pension from
See also:George I. in 1719 in recognition of her
See also:court . In 1550 he was sent to Rome in the interests of
See also:translation of
See also:Lucan . This
See also:verse translation, or
See also:Hamilton, archbishop of St Andrews, and attracted the
See also:notice rather
See also:paraphrase of the Pharsalia, was called by
See also:Samuel of the highest authorities, who, when his failing
See also:health drove
See also:Johnson " one of the greatest productions in
See also:poetry," him back to Scotland in 1558, nominated him papal
See also:nuncio to and was widely read,
See also:running through eight
See also:editions between inquire into the spread of
See also:heresy in that
See also:country . That in- 1718 and 1807 . quiry ultimately led him to
See also:change his faith . Much influenced Rowe was the first
See also:modern editor of
See also:Shakespeare . It is by Knox's preaching, he joined the reformers and in
See also:April unfortunate that he based his text (6 vols., 1709) on the corrupt 156o was admitted
See also:minister of Kennoway in Fife, and in
See also:Folio, a course in which he was followed by later editors. of the same
See also:year minister of the Old or
See also:Church at Perth . We owe to him the preservation of a number of Shakespearian He was one of the commission of six who drew up the "
See also:Con- traditions, collected for him at Stratford by
See also:Betterton. fession of Faith " and the " First
See also:Book of Discipline," and These materials he used with considerable
See also:judgment in the during the struggle with
See also:Queen Mary was often employed on memoir prefixed to the
See also:Works . Moreover, his
See also:practical know-important engagements . He was moderator of the Church ledge of the stage suggested technical improvements .
ROWEL (from O. Fr. rouel or roel, dim. of roue, Lat...
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