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date: 21 October 2019

Collier, John [pseud. Tim Bobbin]locked

(1708–1786)
  • Robert Poole

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Collier, John [pseud. Tim Bobbin] (1708–1786), satirist and caricaturist, was born at Church Lane, Urmston, Lancashire, on 16 December 1708. He was the third of nine children of John Collier, Church of England clergyman (c.1676–1739) and his wife, Mary Cook (...

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