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epitaph for Sir Thomas Hanmer

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By Freind, Robert

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Note: Philip Yorke refers in The Royal tribes of Wales, p. 112, to the Latin epitaph for Sir Thomas Hanmer by Robert Freind. Samuel Johnson, who admired it, composed an English paraphrase. See Henry Bunbury (ed.), The correspondence of Sir Thomas Hanmer, Bart Speaker of the House of Commons. With a memoir of his life (London: Edward Moxon, 1838), pp. 96–7.

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