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DING 2015: “Devoniensis has some times been identified as William Chappel (1718-1781), a topographer, born at Witheridge, Dev. He was secretary of the Exeter and Devon Hospital and steward to the Devonshire estates of the Courtenay family".
NOT IN KINGKONG PROJECT
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT HIS LIFE AND WORKS SEE
Baigent,Elizabeth. 2004. "Chapple, William (1718–1781)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: University Press. [, accessed 24 May 2015]
Elworthy, Frederic Thomas. "Devonshire I: Editor's Preface ". In W.W. Skeat and F. T. Elworthy eds. Nine Specimens of English Dialects. London: Trübner for the English Dialect Society: 10.
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