1600 in literature

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The year 1600 in literature involved some significant literary events and new works.


New books[edit]

  • Robert Armin (as "Clonnico de Curtanio Snuffe") – Fool Upon Fool
  • Fabritio CarosoNobiltà de dame
  • Lope de VegaRomancero general
  • "Moderata Fonte" (pseudonym) – The Worth of Women: Wherein is Clearly Revealed Their Nobility and Their Superiority to Men
  • William Gilbert and Aaron Dowling – De Magnete, Magneticisque Corporibus, et de Magno Magnete Tellure
  • Philemon HollandThe Romane Historie, a translation of Livy's Ab Urbe Condita
  • Robert JonesThe First Book of Songs and Airs
  • Samuel Rowland – The Letting of Humours Blood in the Head-Vein

New drama[edit]





  1. ^ Wikisource-logo.svg "Gabriel Téllez". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913. 
  2. ^ Lawrence, William J. (1927). Pre-Restoration Stage Studies. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. pp. 277-89.
  3. ^ Logan, Terence P.; Smith, Denzell S., ed. (1973). The Predecessors of Shakespeare: A Survey and Bibliography of Recent Studies in English Renaissance Drama. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. p. 32.