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date: 09 July 2020

Smart, Benjamin Humphrey [pseud. Francis Drake]locked

(bap. 1787, d. 1872)
  • Anthony R. J. S. Adolph

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Smart, Benjamin Humphrey [pseud. Francis Drake] (bap. 1787, d. 1872), elocutionist and grammarian, was born at Princes Street, Leicester Square, London, and was baptized on 1 March 1787 at St Anne's, Soho, London, the eldest son of Benjamin Smart (1757–1833), citizen and goldsmith of ...

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