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Life of William Congreve

by Gosse, Edmund Sir

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Published by W. Scott, W.J. Gage in London, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biographies,
  • English Dramatists,
  • Biography,
  • Dramaturges anglais

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edmund Goose
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 94904, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 94904, Great writers
    ContributionsAnderson, John P. (John Parker), b. 1841
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 microfiches (113 fr.)
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25128352M
    ISBN 100665949049
    OCLC/WorldCa243521109

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William Congreve (24 January – 19 January ) was an English playwright and poet. Congreve was born in Bardsey, West Yorkshire, England (near Leeds). His parents were William Congreve (–) and Mary (née Browning; ?–).

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Congreve was educated at Kikenny school, where he met another great satirist Jonathan Swift. William Congreve (24 January - 19 January ) was an English poet and playwright. Congreve was born in Yorkshire. In boyhood he was taken to Ireland, and educated at Kilkenny and at Trinity College, Dublin.

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Besides his rockets, Congreve was a prolific (if indifferently successful) inventor for the remainder of his life. He registered 18 patents, of which 2 were for ve invented a gun-recoil mounting, a time-fuze, a rocket parachute attachment, a hydropneumatic canal lock (installed at Hampstead Road Lock, north London) and sluice (), a perpetual motion machine.Congreve was born on Januin Bardsey, England, the son of William Congreve and Mary née Browning.

His father was a soldier and a descendant of an old English family which owned considerable property in Staffordshire. When Congreve was 4, his father was commissioned to command the garrison at Youghal in Ireland.