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Farrar, Frederic William (1831–1903), dean of Canterbury, novelist, and philologist

Norman Vance.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 2471 words.

Farrar, Frederic William (1831–1903), dean of Canterbury, novelist, and philologist, was born in the fort of Bombay on 7 August 1831, the second son of Revd Charles P. Farrar, then a...

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Kavanagh, Morgan Peter (1800–1874), poet, novelist, and philologist

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 3 words.

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Rosten, Leo

Ann T. Keene.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online June 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1023 words.

Rosten, Leo (11 April 1908–19 February 1997), writer, was born in Lodz, Poland, to Samuel C. Rosten and Ida Freundlich Rosten. (His full name was Leo Calvin Rosten.) His parents emigrated...

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Smith, Logan Pearsall

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1105 words.

Smith, Logan Pearsall (18 October 1865–02 March 1946), essayist, philologist, and critic, was born Lloyd Logan Pearsall Smith in Millville, New Jersey, the son of Robert Pearsall Smith, a...

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