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date: 15 October 2019

Mellis, Johnlocked

(d. 1593?)
  • Thompson Cooper
  • , revised by H. K. Higton

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Mellis, John (fl.c. 1564–1588), writer on arithmetic and bookkeeping, came from Norwich, but few details of his life are known and there is no record of his death. He had (according to himself) a natural genius for drawing proportions, maps, cards, buildings, and plates. He attended a ...

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