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Leguat, Françoislocked

(1638–1735)
  • Andrew Grout

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Leguat, François (1638–1735), traveller and author, was probably born in October 1638 at St Jean-sur-Veyle, in the province of Bresse, France, the son of Huguenot parents. He was possibly a descendant of Pierre le Guat, seigneur de la Fougère and secretary to the ...

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