Prynne



William, 1600–69, English Puritan leader and pamphleteer.
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The Book-Hunter John Hill Burton
Shakespearean Playhouses Joseph Quincy Adams
Calamities and Quarrels of Authors Isaac Disraeli
Folk-lore of Shakespeare Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
Cornish Characters S. Baring-Gould
St George’s Cross H. G. Keene
The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.I., Part E. David Hume
The Life of John Milton, Volume 5 (of 7), 1654-1660 David Masson
Curiosities of Literature, Vol. II (of 3) Isaac Disraeli
The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3 Various

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William. 1600–69, English Puritan leader and pamphleteer, whose ears were cut off in punishment for his attacks on Laud

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