John Hales d.1714
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John HALES d.1714
Colonel John Hales is recorded as Governor of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea 1702-14, when he is assumed to have died.
Hales used an engraved armorial bookplate (Franks 13259/*237); the extent and disposition of his library is not known.
- Survey of London, List of governors of the Chelsea Hospital.
- Gambier Howe, E. R. J. Franks bequest: catalogue of British and American book plates bequeathed to the ... British Museum. London, 1903.