Ned Ward Net Worth
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Total Net Worth at the moment 2019 year – is about $81,2 Million.
Ned Ward information Birth date: 1667-01-01 Death date: 1731-06-20 Profession:Miscellaneous Crew
:How tall is Ned Ward – 1,79m.
How much weight is Ned Ward – 70kg
Ned Ward (1667 – June 20, 1731), also known as Edward Ward, was a satirical writer and publican in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth century based in London. His most famous work is The London Spy. Published in 18 monthly instalments starting in November 1698 it was described (by the author) as a complete survey of the London scene. It was first published in book form in 1703.
Biography,Early lifeNed Ward was born in 1667 in Oxfordshire. According to Theophilus Cibber, Ward was a man of low extraction, and who never received any regular education, but he is likely to have been educated at one of the grammar schools of Oxfordshire. By 1691 Ward had made his way to London. His first publication, The Poets Ramble After Riches, described his poverty and his disappointment of not receiving an inheritance through humorous Hudibrastic couplets. Further prose satires were published in 1695, Female Policy Detected, or, The Arts of Designing Woman Laid Open, and in 1698, A Trip to Jamaica. This travel account, based on Wards trip to Port Royal, Jamaica in 1687, was a satire of the way in which settlers were recruited to the Americas. Its success led to the publication of A Trip to New England in 1699.Literary successWard adapted the format of A Trip to Jamaica and A Trip to New England to his experiences of London in The London Spy, which was published in eighteen monthly parts from November 1698. Written in the authorial voice of a philosopher who abandons his scholarly pursuits in favour of actual experience, The London Spy established Wards name and style within the literary world, and was so successful that for over a decade Wards writings were sold and advertised under the caption of by the Author of The London Spy. The London Spy was followed by over one hundred satires of prose and verse, of which typical targets included ale house keepers, dissenting ministers, lawyers and booksellers, he extended some of these works into periodicals, such as The Weekly Comedy, as it is Dayly Acted at most Coffee-Houses in London in 1699.Political lifeWard was involved in political controversy from as early as 1698. A High-Church Tory, he launched several attacks on low-church moderation and conformity, the first of them Ecclesia et factio (1698). Wards best-known political publication, Hudibras Redivivus, issued in twenty-four monthly parts between 1705 and 1707, drew upon topical material from the political struggle. Taken into custody both in February and June 1706, Ward was charged with seditious libel for accusing the queen of failing to support the Tories in parliament and was condemned to stand in the pillory.Tavern lifeWard was publican at the Kings Head Tavern, next door to Grays Inn, London, from 1699. In 1712 Ward opened an alehouse near Clerkenwell Green. Under the rule of King George I his writings somewhat abated. His writings after 1712 focused closely on local and personal experiences, particularly within The Merry Travellers of 1712, which spoke of his own customers. From 1717 to (approx) 1730 Ward kept the Bacchus Tavern in Moorfields. During this time Wards writings continued to gain popularity and spread across to the Americas, where even Cotton Mather, the socially and politically influential New England Puritan minister, author and pamphleteer, in 1726 warned against such Pestilences, and indeed all those worse than Egyptian Toads (the Spawns of a Butler, and a Brown, and a Ward…). Close, geographically to Grub Street, Moorfields offered Ward proximity to his readership, becoming a natural target for Alexander Pope. Between late 1729 and late 1730, Ward left the Bacchus tavern and established himself in the British Coffee House in Fullwoods Rents near Grays Inn.
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