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character in the Acallam na senórach (Stokes, l. 7480)
Cornish politician and aniquarian.
  • 1696–1772
  • Ludgvan
Cornish clergyman, geologist, naturalist and antiquarian; author of works such as The antiquities of Cornwall (first published in 1754) and The natural history of Cornwall (1758).
  • 1564–1631
  • Milan, Bibliotheca Ambrosiana, Milan
Italian cardinal,  later archbishop of Milan, founder of the Biblioteca Ambrosiana in Milan (est. 1606, opened 1609),
  • s. xx–xxi
  • s. xx–xxi
  • s. xx–xxi
Cornish-language scholar, eldest son of Arthur Boson and a cousin of John and Nicholas Boson.
  • s. xx–xxi
  • 1816–1881
Author and collector of Cornish folk-tales, who is best known for three volumes of folk-tale collections (1870, 1873 and 1880).
Scholar and historian who specialises in Breton hagiography.
  • s. xx–xxi
  • 1385–1449
  • Inchcolm Abbey, St Andrews Cathedral Priory
Abbot and canon regular of Inchcolm Abbey and historian who wrote an elaborate work known as the Scotichronicon.