Sir Ernest Gowers

(1880—1966) public servant and writer of reference works

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British civil servant and grammarian, born in London, educated at Clare College, Cambridge. In 1902 he entered the Civil Service, where he rose to become Chairman of the Board ...

Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).

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