Learn More

William Stevenson

(1530 - 1575 / England)

Do you like this poet?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Sir William Stevenson (1530 - 1575) was an English poet, and presumed playwright of the early English language comedy Gammer Gurton's Needle.

Born in Durham, England, he became a clergyman and author.

Famous quotation: "I am so wrapped, and throughly lapped of jolly good ale and old!" Gammer Gurton’s Needle: Drinking Song (attributed to Stevenson and to Still) more »

Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.

Quotations

more quotations »
  • ''I am so wrapped, and throughly lapped of jolly good ale and old!''
    William Stevenson (1530?-1575), British scholar. Gammer Gurton's Needle: Drinking Song (attributed to Stevenson and to Still) (l. 16). . . Norton ...
Read more quotations »

Comments about William Stevenson

There is no comment submitted by members..
Click here to write your comments about William Stevenson

Top Poets

PoemHunter.com Updates

[Hata Bildir]