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Ornsby, Robert (1820–1889), classical scholar and biographer

Thompson Cooper

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/20844

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Ornsby, Robert (1820–1889), classical scholar and biographer, was the third son of George Ornsby of Lanchester, Durham. George Ornsby was his eldest brother. He matriculated in 1836 at Lincoln College, Oxford, where he became a friend of Mark Pattison. Obtaining one of Lord Crewe's...

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