Creator:John Speed

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John Speed

British cartographer

Date of birth/death circa 1552 29 July 1629
Location of birth/death Farndon, Cheshire London
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Parameter Description Default Status
1 Additional phrase to add to the creator's name (in current language) which clarifies his sometimes indirect role. Possible phrases are: "workshop of", "circle of", "school of", "or follower", "or workshop", "and workshop", "attributed to", "after", "formerly attributed to", "follower of", "manner of", "namepiece", "near", "possibly", "probably". will add those phrases to the author's name in current language. empty optional

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See also

{{Creator}}; use wikidata:Property:P1472 on the Wikidata item about the person


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