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date: 29 February 2020

Bale, Robertlocked

(b. c. 1410, d. in or after 1473)
  • M-R. McLaren


Bale, Robert (b.c. 1410, d. in or after 1473), chronicler, was, according to John Bale (d. 1563), a lawyer, public notary, and judge in civil cases in London, as well as being a chronicler of London affairs. He was probably the ...

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Trinity College, Dublin
English Historical Review
J. Bale, , 2 vols. in 1 (Basel, 1557–9); facs. edn (1971)