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(d. 1708)

An Oxford man who in 1688 inherited papers belonging to a Gloucestershire clergyman, William Fulman, including notes on Shakespeare. Davies added the first account of Shakespeare's deer-stealing from Sir Thomas Lucy, and the statement that Shakespeare ‘died a papist’.


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