1637 Title Page

Earle of Bridgewater. John Egerton, Earl of Bridgewater, in whose honor A Maske was composed and performed in 1634.

Vicount BRACKLY. The Earl of Bridgewater was also Viscount Brackley. His two sons performed the parts of the Elder and Second Brothers; his Daughter Alice, the Lady.

Eheu ... Virgil's Eclogues 2.58-60: "Alack! What misery have I wished upon my head!--I have loosed on the flowers the west wind to my bane."