E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Norwich, 1560; d. September 3rd, 1592). A full catalogue of this writers works may be found in Lowndess Bibliographers Manual. RomancesMenaphon (1587); Pandosto, the Triumph of Time; or, the History of Doraustus and Faunia (1588); A Pair of Turtle Doves; or, the Tragicall History of Bellora and Fidelio (1606); The History of Arbasto, King of Denmark (1617). AutobiographyGreenes Never Too Late (1590); Farewell to Folly (1591); Greenes Groats-worth of Wit, bought with a Million of Repentance (1592); Greenes Vision (1592); The Repentance of Robert Greene (1592). PlaysMammilia (1593); The Honourable Historie of Frier Bacon and Frier Bongay (1594); The Historie of Orlando Furioso (1594); Comical Historie of Alphonsus, King of Arragon; A Looking-Glasse for London and England (with Lodge, 1594); The Scottish Historie of James IV. (1598). Miscellaneous The Myrrour of Modestie (1584); Morando (1584); Euphues, his Censure to Philautus (1587); Perimedes, the Blacksmith (1588); Alcida (1588); The Spanish Masquerado (1589). For Biography and Criticism, see Colliers Poetical Decameron and Dramatic Poetry, Campbells Specimens of the English Poets, Hazlitts Age of Elizabeth, Dyces edition of Greenes Works, Brydges Censura Literaria, Beloes Anecdotes, Ritsons Bibliographia Poetica, Woods Fasti Oxonienses, The Retrospective Review, the Shakespeare Library, Jusserands English Novel in the Time of Elizabeth, the Dictionary of National Biography, and Morleys English Writers, vols. x. and xi.