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Beattie, James (1735–1803), poet and philosopher

Roger J. Robinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy. 2494 words.

Beattie, James (1735–1803), poet and philosopher, was baptized at Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, on 25 October 1735, the youngest of six children of James Beattie (d. c.1742), tenant farmer...

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Brown, Thomas (1778–1820), philosopher and poet

J. C. Stewart-Robertson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy. 2903 words.

Brown, Thomas (1778–1820), philosopher and poet, was born on 9 January 1778 at the manse of Kirkmabreck, Kirkcudbrightshire, the youngest of thirteen children of the Revd Samuel Brown...

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Coleridge, Samuel Taylor (1772–1834), poet, critic, and philosopher

John Beer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Education; Philosophy. 18873 words.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor (1772–1834), poet, critic, and philosopher, was born on 21 October 1772 at Ottery St Mary, Devon, and baptized there on 30 December, the youngest of ten children...

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Cyples, William (1831–1882), philosopher and poet

Gavin Budge.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy. 484 words.

Cyples, William (1831–1882), philosopher and poet, was born on 31 August 1831 at Longton in Staffordshire. He was the second child of George Cyples and his wife, Ann, née Steward. Both...

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Hulme, Thomas Ernest (1883–1917), philosopher and poet

Karen Csengeri.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy. 1786 words.

Hulme, Thomas Ernest (1883–1917), philosopher and poet, was born on 16 September 1883 at Gratton, Horton, Staffordshire, the eldest of two sons and one daughter of Thomas Hulme (1853–1933),...

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Iqbal, Sir Muhammad (1877–1938), philosopher and poet

H. A. R. Gibb.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy. 1181 words.

Iqbal, Sir Muhammad (1877–1938), philosopher and poet, was born at Sialkot in the Punjab on 9 November 1877. He was the younger son of Sheikh Nuruddin Muhammad, whose forebears were Hindu...

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More, Henry (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian

Sarah Hutton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy; Theology. 2558 words.

More, Henry (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian, was born in Grantham, Lincolnshire, on 12 October 1614, the youngest of the seven sons of Alexander More, sometime alderman and...

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Naden, Constance Caroline Woodhill (1858–1889), poet and philosopher

S. M. den Otter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy. 1483 words.

Naden, Constance Caroline Woodhill (1858–1889), poet and philosopher, born on 24 January 1858 at 15 Francis Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, was the only child of Thomas Naden, afterwards...

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Santayana, George

Herman J. Saatkamp.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Biographical Studies. 3303 words.

Santayana, George (16 December 1863–26 September 1952), philosopher and writer, was born in Madrid, Spain, the son of Agustín Ruiz de Santayana, a Spanish diplomat, and Josefina Sturgis...

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Tagore, Dwijendranath (1840–1926), poet and philosopher

Uma Das Gupta.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy. 983 words.

Tagore, Dwijendranath (1840–1926), poet and philosopher, was born in Calcutta, India, on 11 March 1840, the eldest son of Debendranath Tagore (1817–1905) [see under Tagore family] and his...

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