Taquot;be poem is dedicated to EsmAp Stewart, Lord of Aubignuy, one of the Gentlemen of the Kinga#39;s bedchamber. ... Although it is known that there were ball games in ancient Egypt, from which tennis is probably derived, there is no record of tennis amongst the Romans. ... The acrostic poem to De Refuge may be of interest.
|Title||:||John Reynolds, Merchant of Exeter, and His Contribution to the Literary Scene, 1620-1660|
|Author||:||Joan M. Walmsley|
|Publisher||:||Edwin Mellen Pr - 1991|