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date: 26 November 2020

Steele, Joshualocked

(c. 1700–1796)
  • Larry Gragg

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Steele, Joshua (c. 1700–1796), plantation owner and writer on prosody, was born at the start of the eighteenth century but where and to whom is not known. Although his later writings suggest that he was educated, it is not known where or when. He may have lived for a time in ...

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Library of Birmingham
British Library, London
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Royal Society of Arts, London
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