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Linacre, Thomaslocked

(c. 1460–1524)
  • Vivian Nutton

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Linacre, Thomas (c. 1460–1524), humanist scholar and physician, is of unknown origins. Of his early life nothing definite is known although a connection with Kent and Canterbury is possible. He was in Oxford by 1481, but the earliest certain record of him is his election in 1484 to a fellowship at ...

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