James Howell

James Howell

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: British

Occupation: Writer

Biography: James Howell was a 17th-century Anglo-Welsh historian and writer who is in many ways a representative figure of his age. The son of a Welsh clergyman, he was for much of his life in the shadow of his elder brother Thomas Howell, who became Lord Bishop of Bristol.

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Source/Notes: Epistolae Ho-Elianae, or, The familiar letters of James Howell (1907 edition)

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