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Arthur Pressland, Article on Lady Margaret Beaufort’s birthplace. English, 1928


Arthur James Pressland, of St John’s College (1865-1934): ‘Lady Margaret [Beaufort]’s birthplace’, and article written and submitted in 1928 for The Eagle, but not published there, possibly because the work remains unfinished. Lady Margaret was born at Bletsoe, Bedfordshire.

Supplementary information 

290x225mm. 4 pp. With a letter from Pressland to the then Master, Sir Robert Forsyth Scott, 29 Feb. 1928. Transferred from the late Master’s papers in 1933.

Typescript, with some MS additions to the letter. Not bound.

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