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Two poems on the death of Sir Richard Gresham (ca. 1485-1549)

A. G. Rigg

Two poems on the death of Sir Richard Gresham (ca. 1485-1549)

by A. G. Rigg

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Published by Corporation of London) in (London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Caption title.

Statement(Reprinted from the Guildhall miscellany vol. 2,no. 9, August 1967).
ContributionsGresham, Richard, Sir.
The Physical Object
Pagination(3) p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20268010M

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