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Bloomfield, Robertlocked

(1766–1823)
  • David Kaloustian

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Bloomfield, Robert (1766–1823), poet, was born on 3 December 1766 at Honington, a village in Suffolk, the son of George Bloomfield (d. 1767), a village tailor, and Elizabeth Manby (d. 1803), schoolmistress at Honington. His father died of smallpox when Robert...

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