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Long, Charles, Baron Farnborough (1760-1838), politician and connoisseur of the arts

Howard Colvin

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/16962

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Long, Charles, Baron Farnborough (1760-1838), politician and connoisseur of the arts, was born in the City of London in January 1760, the fourth son of Beeston Long, the head of a well-known firm of West Indies merchants in the City. A senior branch of the family, established at Hurts Hall ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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