Roger Thorney

(c. 1450—1515)

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 (c.1450–1515) London mercer, book collector, and patron.

In 1495–6, he commissioned from de Worde a reprint of Caxton’s Polychronicon and a large illustrated edition of Bartholomaeus Anglicus’ De Proprietatibus Rerum. ...

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