Fairfax, Edward

Fairfax, Edward, translator of Tasso, born at Denton, Yorkshire, where he spent a quiet and studious life; his stately translation of Tasso's “Gerusalemme Liberata” was published in 1600, and holds rank as one of the best poetical translations in the language; he wrote also a “Discourse” on witchcraft (about 1572-1632).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Fair Rosamond
Fairbairn, Andrew M.
Fairbairn, Sir William
Fairfax, Edward
Fairfax, Thomas, Lord
Fairies
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