bracket, Miguel de Cervantes's Don Quixote de la Mancha, the first modern novel. note - further information, these links open new browser.
The 17th century was the century that lasted from January 1, to December 31, [hide]. 1 Events. 1.1 ; 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.10 2 Significant people. 18th Century · 16th century · 17th century BC.
Shakespeare, the King James Bible, the first English dictionary, witch hunting, moon maps, civil war and plague. Scroll down to find out more.