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date: 12 August 2020

Valpy, Abraham Johnlocked

(bap. 1786, d. 1854)
  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by Richard Jenkyns


Valpy, Abraham John (bap. 1786, d. 1854), classical scholar and printer, was born in Reading, Berkshire, where he was baptized at St Laurence's Church on 30 October 1786, the second son of Richard Valpy (1754–1836), a schoolmaster, and his second wife, Mary (1759/60–1816)...

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