Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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George Peele
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George Peele was born in London in 1556. He was the fourth son of James Peele (d. 1585), a mathematician and first clerk to Christ’s Hospital, which George attended before matriculating to Christ Church, Oxford, where he received his BA in 1577 and MA in 1579. At the time, William Gager (1555-1662) was writing and performing plays at Christ Church, where the great hall …

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Mohammed Taleb Saeed Al-Olaqi, Fahd , “George Peele”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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