Edmond Gore Alexander Holmes

(1850—1936) inspector of schools

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Edmond Holmes was born in County Westmeath, Ireland on 17 July 1850 and died in Chelsea on 14 October 1936. He was educated at the Merchant Taylor's School in London and at St John's College, Oxford, where he gained his MA. In 1875, he took up a post as HM Inspector of Schools, from which he retired in 1910.


From The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Philosophy.

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