Sir Richard Steele (1672-1729)
: 12 March 1672, Dublin, Ireland
: 1 September 1729, Carmarthen, United Kingdom
1. The Procession
2. The Christian Hero
(i) The Funeral (1701).
(ii) The Tender Husband
(1703) was quite successful on the stage.
3. Four Comedies:
(iii) The Lying Lover (1704): It turned out to be a flop because it was too serious, sentimental, and pathetic.
(iv) The Conscious Lovers (1702): It was a success on the stage.
Sir Richard Steele"s Life
18th Century Literature