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Farmer, Richardlocked

(1735–1797)
  • Arthur Sherbo

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Farmer, Richard (1735–1797), literary scholar and college head, the second son of Richard Farmer, woolman and maltster, and his wife, Hannah (1712–1808), daughter of John Knibb, was born at Leicester on 15 May 1735. He received his early education at the free grammar school in ...

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