Conyers Middleton. Principal Librarian to the University of Cambridge.
Fine, uncut copper engraving. Plate 218 x 154mm. 8½ x 6".
Conyers Middleton (1683-1750) was an English clergyman. Born and educated in Yorkshire, he went on to graduate from Trinity College Cambridge, taking holy orders later on, and in 1706 he obtained a fellowship, which he resigned upon entering into an advantageous marriage. He wrote several trenchant pamphlets.
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