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The life and work of William Salesbury : a rare scholar

Author: James Pierce
Publisher: Talybont, Ceredigion : Y Lolfa, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The biography of William Salesbury (c.1520 Y c.1584), a gifted linguist, scholar and lawyer who dedicated (and risked) his life to bring to his people the learning and benefits of the Humanist revolution. He was the principal translator of the 1567 Welsh New Testament.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: William Salesbury
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Pierce
ISBN: 9781784612726 1784612723
OCLC Number: 952389509
Description: 396 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: James Pierce.

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The biography of William Salesbury (c.1520 Y c.1584), a gifted linguist, scholar and lawyer who dedicated (and risked) his life to bring to his people the learning and benefits of the Humanist revolution. He was the principal translator of the 1567 Welsh New Testament.

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