Overview

William Ralston Shedden Ralston

(1828—1889) librarian, folklorist, and Russian scholar


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1828–89)

Scholar and translator of Russian literature, born in London and educated at Cambridge. It was during his employment in the Department of Printed Books at the British Museum from ...

Subjects: Literature.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.