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Alexander Bower (1774—1837) writer and minister of the Relief church

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Bowers, Fredson (1905—1991)

Bowers v. Hardwick

Bryan Bowers (b. 1940)

Dallas Gordon Bower (1907—1999) film, radio, and television producer and director

Edgar Bowers (1924—2000)

Edward Bower (c. 1596—1666) portrait painter

Frederick Orpen Bower (1855—1948) botanist

George Bower (1620—1690) medallist

George Bowering (b. 1935)

George Hull Bowers (1794—1872) dean of Manchester

Henry Robertson Bowers (c. 1883—1912) polar explorer

John Dykes Bower (1905—1981) organist

Julienne E. Bower

M. R. Bower

Marian Bower

Marilyn Bowering (b. 1949)

Mrs. D. P. Bowers (1830—1895)

Robert Hood Bowers (1877—1941)

Sir Arthur Bower Forwood (1836—1898) politician

Sir William Bower Forwood (1840—1928) merchant and politician

Sir William Nott Bower (1849—1939) police administrator

Stephen Ernest Dykes Bower (1903—1994) architect

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1 Room in medieval houses for the exclusive use of women, therefore the precursor of the boudoir.

2 Small dwelling in the country, or a cottage, therefore a cottage orné or deliberately rustic building in a Romantic, Picturesque landscape.

3 Gazebo or other similar garden-building.

4 Shady recess, leafy covert, or place closed in or overarched with branches, deliberately created to look ‘natural’ in a garden or landscape.

Subjects: Architecture.

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