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date: 04 April 2020

Cooper, Anthony Ashley, third earl of Shaftesburylocked

(1671–1713)
  • Lawrence E. Klein

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Cooper, Anthony Ashley, third earl of Shaftesbury (1671–1713), philosopher and author, was born on 26 February 1671, at about eight o'clock in the evening, at Exeter House in the Strand, London, and baptized on 7 March at St Clement Danes. He was the first son of ...

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