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Edgcumbe, Richard, second earl of Mount Edgcumbelocked

(1764–1839)
  • Anne Pimlott Baker

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Edgcumbe, Richard, second earl of Mount Edgcumbe (1764–1839), writer on opera, was born on 13 September 1764, the only child of George Edgcumbe, first earl of Mount Edgcumbe (1720–1795), naval officer, and his wife, Emma (1729–1807), the only child of John Gilbert, archbishop of ...

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