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Richard Bere (c. 1455—1525) abbot of Glastonbury


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Constellation of the (Greater) Bear, Ursa Major, or the brightest star in it. The name probably has a prehistoric ancestry, and the tradition that ‘the Wain’ is a vulgar alternative ...

Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval).

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