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Alexander, Peter (1893-1969), literary editor and scholar

Philip Hobsbaum

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/60292

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Alexander, Peter (1893-1969), literary editor and scholar, was born on 19 September 1893, at 3 Great George Street, Hillhead, Glasgow, the only son of Robert Alexander (1844-1900) of Glasgow, schoolmaster and later head teacher, and Christina Cameron McDonald Munn (1863-1949), schoolmistress. After his father's death in 1900 Alexander attended John ...

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