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Sir Thomas Browne: The QI of His Day?

A bit lax in my reblogging of interesting stuff. Here’s one 🙂

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He is credited with coining dozens of new words which are still in common use. He died on his birthday. Some of his writing was first published without his permission. His works, when first published in the seventeenth century, proved hugely successful and influential. This description could easily fit William Shakespeare, but it also fits a relatively unsung hero of literature, Sir Thomas Browne.

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Marie A Bailey

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