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Inglis, Esther (1571–1624)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199608218
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744556
Inglis, Esther (1571–1624)

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Huguenot scribe who worked in Scotland producing a large number of illustrated manuscripts which she presented to royal and aristocratic patrons. Her texts were largely compilations and translations, but included some original works of her own, as well as dedicatory poems. Some of her manuscripts took the form of miniature books and were supplied with embroidered bindings....

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