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Leland, Johnlocked

(c. 1503–1552)
  • James P. Carley

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Leland, John (c. 1503–1552), poet and antiquary, was born in London on 13 September in an unspecified year. Most of the surviving information about his early life, including the day of his birth, comes from his own poetry. Slightly older than his friend ...

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