Comprehensive information about John Barclay including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. John Barclay, poet and satirist, son of a Scottish father, born at Pont-à-Mousson (Lorraine) in 1582, and probably educated in the Jesuits' College there. Having settled in England, he published a Latin politico-satirical romance, entitled Euphormionis Satyricon, having as its object the exposure of the Jesuits. In 1616 he left England for Rome, received a pension from Pope Paul V, and died in 1621. This educational John Barclay resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.
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