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Dunbar, Williamlocked

(1460?–1513x30)
  • R. D. S. Jack

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Dunbar, William (1460?–1513x30), poet and courtier, is of obscure origins.

The birth date of 1460 normally assigned to Dunbar by critics and editors itself derives from a hypothesis. Among the lists of students preserved in the acta of St Andrews University for the later 1470s the name ...

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Scottish Historical Review
Scottish Text Society
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)