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Lucas, Samuel

Joseph Coohill

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/17140

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Lucas, Samuel (1818–1868), journalist and author, eldest son of Thomas Lucas, a Bristol merchant, initially trained to enter his father's business. When his literary tastes became apparent, he was sent to Queen's College, Oxford, as preparation for a legal career. He matriculated in 1838, graduating BA in 1842 and MA in 1846. At ...

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Subjects: Journalism

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