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Rede [Reade], Robert (d. 1415), bishop of Chichester

R. G. Davies

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Rede [Reade], Robert (d. 1415), bishop of Chichester, was a Dominican friar, probably of the house at Langley, Hertfordshire, much favoured by Richard II, to which the bishop would make extensive bequests. The house at Hereford was also singled out particularly in the bishop's will, but so too on a smaller scale were many other houses, perhaps suggesting that ...

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