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date: 20 February 2020

Whitney, Isabellalocked

(fl. 1566–1573)
  • Betty S. Travitsky


Whitney, Isabella (fl. 1566–1573), poet, is assumed to be the daughter of Geoffrey Whitney of Coole Pilate, Cheshire, and the sister of Geoffrey Whitney (1548?–1600/01), author of a minor emblem book, A Choice of Emblemes (1586), on the basis of correspondences between persons named in the younger ...

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