September 23 – William Averell and his star-crossed lovers

| September 23, 2022

September 23 – William Averell and his star-crossed lovers

On this day in history, 23rd September 1605, in the reign of King James I, Tudor pamphleteer William Averell was buried at St Peter upon Cornhill. Averell’s first work was about two Welsh star-crossed lovers, Charles and Julia, and he also wrote a Protestant work about it raining wheat in Suffolk and Essex, an event […]