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Raban, Edward (d. 1658), printer

Iain Beavan

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Raban, Edward (d. 1658), printer, was born in England, possibly in Worcestershire. He was in London in 1600, awaiting embarkation to the Low Countries to serve in the armies fighting against Spanish occupation. Remaining on the continent he was in Leiden about 1617–19; there he learned to print, probably at the press of the ...

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Subjects: Publishing

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