William Percy (1574–1648), English poet and playwright, was the third son of Henry Percy, 8th Earl of Northumberland (c.1532–1585), and his wife Katharine Neville (1545/6–1596). He was probably born in Tynemouth. His elder brother Henry was a significant figure in English cultural and scientific circles in the late 16th - early 17th century. Percy attended Oxford university where although he studied Italian and Latin his growing interest was contemporary English literature, including the works of Gabriel Harvey, Sidney and Spenser.

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  • William Percy (né près de Thirsk en 1575 – mort à Oxford en 1648) est un poète et un dramaturge anglais de l'époque de Jacques Ier et de Charles Ier d'Angleterre. (fr)
  • William Percy (1574–1648), English poet and playwright, was the third son of Henry Percy, 8th Earl of Northumberland (c.1532–1585), and his wife Katharine Neville (1545/6–1596). He was probably born in Tynemouth. His elder brother Henry was a significant figure in English cultural and scientific circles in the late 16th - early 17th century. Percy attended Oxford university where although he studied Italian and Latin his growing interest was contemporary English literature, including the works of Gabriel Harvey, Sidney and Spenser. (en)
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  • William Percy (né près de Thirsk en 1575 – mort à Oxford en 1648) est un poète et un dramaturge anglais de l'époque de Jacques Ier et de Charles Ier d'Angleterre. (fr)
  • William Percy (1574–1648), English poet and playwright, was the third son of Henry Percy, 8th Earl of Northumberland (c.1532–1585), and his wife Katharine Neville (1545/6–1596). He was probably born in Tynemouth. His elder brother Henry was a significant figure in English cultural and scientific circles in the late 16th - early 17th century. Percy attended Oxford university where although he studied Italian and Latin his growing interest was contemporary English literature, including the works of Gabriel Harvey, Sidney and Spenser. (en)
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  • William Percy (writer) (en)
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  • William Percy (en)
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