Sir Thomas Bodley

Standard Name: Bodley, Sir Thomas


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Friends, Associates Sir Philip Sidney
He became a friend at Shrewsbury of Fulke Greville and was a contemporary at Oxford of such later luminaries as Richard Hakluyt , Thomas Bodley , and Walter Raleigh . He made other intellectual friends...


8 January 1561
John Bodley (father of the library founder Sir Thomas ) was granted a licence under the Privy Seal to sole rights for seven years to print the English Bible in a revised text which had...
8 November 1602
The Bodleian Library , Oxford, first admitted readers (nearly five years after Sir Thomas Bodley 's original offer to restore Duke Humfrey's Library).
12 December 1610
The Stationers' Company agreed to deposit, free of charge, in the Bodleian Library one copy of every book that was published.