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John Bowtell, bookbinder of Cambridge (1753-1813)

Gray, Arthur

John Bowtell, bookbinder of Cambridge (1753-1813)

biographical notes; with a further notice of his nephew John Bowtell the Younger (1777-1855).

by Gray, Arthur

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Published in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bowtell, John, -- 1753-1813.,
  • Bowtell, John, -- 1777-1855.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted from The Cambridge Antiquarian Society"s Proceedings, vol.11, p. 346-384.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination[39]p.
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21361881M

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