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date: 13 October 2019

Godet, Gyleslocked

(fl. c. 1547–1568)
  • Sheila O'Connell


Godet, Gyles (fl.c. 1547–1568), print publisher, is of unknown parentage. He was probably apprenticed to a master in the rue Montorgueil, Paris, the centre of the French woodcut trade, which was then at its peak. He settled in London about 1547 and received letters of denization on 8 April 1551. On 16 May 1555 he was received as a brother of the ...

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