Cox, Michael, editor. The Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press, 2002.
Sir Roger L'Estrange
Standard Name: L'Estrange, Sir Roger
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Sir Roger L'Estrange was appointed the first national Surveyor of the Press, an office designed to facilitate censorship.
Roger L'Estrange published the first English translation (out of ten before 1740) of G. J. Guilleragues ' Portuguese Letters (often called Letters of a Portuguese Nun), which in French dated from 1669.