William Rastell

(1508—1565) printer and legal writer

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Son of J. Rastell, he continued his father's business, producing some 34 works between 1529 and 1534 at addresses in Fleet Street. Among his output were works by Thomas More, drama, and law books.

From The Oxford Companion to the Book in Oxford Reference.

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