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Lord Sandwich

(1718—1792) politician and musical patron


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(1718–92).

A politician of considerable achievements and a discerning patron of the arts, particularly music, Lord Sandwich is most frequently recalled as the inventor of the sandwich—popularly supposed to have ...

Subjects: British History.


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