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Tyndale, William (c.1494–1536) Translator 

The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Dinah BirchDinah Birch

of the *Bible, born in Gloucestershire and educated at Magdalen Hall, Oxford. About 1522 he formed the project of translating the Scriptures into the vernacular, but finding difficulties in England emigrated to Germany. An incomplete edition of Tyndale's translation of the New Testament was printed at Cologne in ... ...

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