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Jowett, Benjamin (1817–1893), master of Balliol College

Peter Hinchliff and John Prest

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/15143

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Jowett, Benjamin (1817–1893), master of Balliol College, was the eldest son and second child of Benjamin Jowett (1788–1859) of Camberwell in London and Isabella Langhorne (1790–1869). The elder Benjamin Jowett seems to have tried his hand at several kinds of small business but was described by ...

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Subjects: Education

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