Sir Nicholas Bacon

(1510—1579) lawyer and administrator

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Statesman. Nicholas Bacon, a great work-horse of Elizabeth's government, owed his rise in part to college friendship. He came from Suffolk and was at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, with ...

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