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date: 24 February 2020

Rose, Gileslocked

(fl. 1664–1681)
  • John Considine

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Rose, Giles (fl. 1664–1681), master cook and translator, is known only from his printed works, which give no information about his family. In 1679 Richard Bentley and M. Magnes published his translation of Boaistuau's Théâtre du monde. Rose described this as 'an Ancient Book, which it was my Fortune to meet with in my Travels...

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