May, Thomas

May, Thomas,

1595–1650, English author, b. Sussex, grad. Cambridge, 1612. Besides writing several tragedies on classical subjects, he wrote two comedies, The Heir (1620) and The Old Couple (c.1620). He made translations of Lucan's Pharsalia (1626–27) and Vergil's Georgics (1628) and wrote two historical poems on the reigns of Henry II (1633) and Edward III (1635). An ardent Puritan, he was secretary to the Long Parliament and wrote an objective History of the Parliament of England (1650).
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In May, Thomas had been moved out of the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau, and the opposition alleged that the move was to protect Finance Minister K.
Around 800 Bangladeshis were among more than 1,800 migrants who landed in Indonesia's Aceh in May, Thomas Vargas, the representative to Indonesia for UN refugee agency UNHCR, told reporters at the same press briefing on Wednesday.
Brenden May, Thomas Murphy and Logan Nellis also scored for Sutton, while Tom Geiger scored for Maynard.
Peacefully in hospital on Sunday 5th May, Thomas Raymond, aged 83 years, dearly loved son of the late Cyril and MargareS S t, devoted brother of Ena, Mavis, Jimmy and the late Norman and dear uncle of all the family.
Announcing this novel and exciting arrangement in May, Thomas P.
Stockton Sixth Form was also celebrating a successful year with 14 students achieving all A*s and As and 10 A*s in maths and further maths, Outstanding students included Jenny Glazebrook, Laura Pacitto, Andrew Jarvis, Alice May, Thomas Pearce, Jamie Bentley and Emily Smith.
In May, Thomas traveled to New York to accept the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor.
Under 9 Lindley Swifts 8 Siddal 28 SUNDAY saw the debut match for Swifts players Daniel May, Thomas May, Harry Drennan and Elliott Stokes.
Susan, Bridie, May, Thomas, Pat, Gerard, Declan and Phelim.
Date: 15-18 May, Thomas & Rachel Moore Education Ctr, Liverpool Hospital Contact Julie Lagudi, 9616 8153 Email: julie.
They now have a new generation of junior and senior judoka coming through such as Darren May, Thomas and Tim Dugdale, Chris West, Ben Kelly, Kyle Lucas, Georgia Wood, Laurie Cairns and Robert Stewart.