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Joseph Spence

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1699–1768),

clergyman, anecdotist, scholar, succeeded T. Warton as professor of poetry at Oxford in 1728. He was a close friend of Pope, and from 1726 collected anecdotes and...

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Spence, Dr Joseph Arthur Francis

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 148 words.

Born 18 Dec. 1959; s of Joseph Arthur Spence and Lenice Mary Spence (nee Woolley); m 1985, Angela Margaret Alexander Fiddes; two s one ...

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Spence, Joseph (1699–1768)

Edited by A.C. Grayling, Naomi Goulder and Andrew Pyle.

in The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 133 words.

Joseph Spence was born in Kingsclere, Hampshire, and died in Byfleet, Surrey. He was educated at Winchester and at Magdalen

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Joseph Spence

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1699–1768),

clergyman, anecdotist, scholar, succeeded T. Warton as professor of poetry at Oxford in 1728. He was a close friend of Pope, and from 1726 collected anecdotes and...

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Joseph Spence

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. August 1910, Andros, Bahamas, d. 18 March 1984, Nassau, Bahamas. Playing guitar and singing, Spence built an extensive repertoire of songs that incorporated Bahamian folk music and a...

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Spence, Joseph

in Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography

January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 843 words.

guitarist, was born in Small Hope, Andros, Bahamas, on 3 August 1910. His father, Isaac Spence, was a pastor at

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Spence Joseph

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 408 words.

b. August 1910, Andros, Bahamas, d. 18 March 1984, Nassau, Bahamas. Playing guitar and singing, Spence built an extensive repertoire

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Spence, Joseph [pseud. Sir Harry Beaumont] (1699–1768), literary scholar and anecdotist

James Sambrook.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Biographical Studies. 1886 words.

Spence, Joseph [pseud. Sir Harry Beaumont] (1699–1768), literary scholar and anecdotist, was born at Kingsclere, north Hampshire, on 28 April 1699. His father, Joseph (bap. 1661, d. 1715),...

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Spence, Joseph (1699–1768)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 127 words.

Clergyman, anecdotist, scholar. A man of much generosity, he befriended Robert *Dodsley in his early days, later helping him to edit his celebrated ...

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98. To Joseph Spence

David Hume.

Edited by J. Y. T. Greig.

in The Letters of David Hume, Vol. 1: 1727–1765

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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Spence, Joseph (1699–1768)

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 183 words.

born in Kingsclere, Hampshire, educated at Winchester College and Oxford University. He succeeded Thomas *Warton as professor of poetry at Oxford in ...

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Spence, Joseph (1699–1768)

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 77 words.

his Anecdotes is a compendium of opinions and matters concerning his fellow gardeners and their creations. He translated *Attiret...

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Spence, Joseph (1910–1984)

in Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro–Latin American Biography

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Caribbean History. 851 words.

was born in Small Hope, Andros, Bahamas, on 3 August 1910. His father, Isaac Spence, was a pastor at

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Spence, Joseph (1699–1768)

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 77 words.

(1699–1768),

clergyman, anecdotist, scholar, succeeded T. Warton as professor of poetry at Oxford in 1728

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Spence, Joseph (1699–1768)

Daniel Hahn and Nicholas Robins.

in The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain & Ireland

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 33 words.

(1699–1768),

author of Anecdotes (1820), and friend of Pope: meets Pope in Oxford 1735; lives,

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Pope to Joseph Spence [1 September 1735]

Alexander Pope.

Edited by George Sherburn.

in The Correspondence of Alexander Pope, Vol. 3: 1729–1735

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

letter

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Joseph Spence to Pope 11 September 1730

Joseph Spence.

Edited by George Sherburn.

in The Correspondence of Alexander Pope, Vol. 3: 1729–1735

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

letter

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Joseph Spence to His Mother 4 September 1735

Joseph Spence.

Edited by George Sherburn.

in The Correspondence of Alexander Pope, Vol. 3: 1729–1735

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

letter

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GA01 From Aratus, Phaenomena 1–300, by Joseph Spence (Yale MSS Osborn 4, Box 4/116)

Aratus and Joseph Spence.

Edited by Stuart Gillespie.

in Classical Presences: Newly Recovered English Classical Translations, 1600–1800

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

Behind the Heav'nly Wain, a form appears

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