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English (British) Civilization 1573-1970.

Author: Boston Public Library. Special Collections.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
Database:WorldCat
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This collection contains more than 1,500 letters and documents written by royal, political, military, literary, scientific, and artistic figures, together with other individuals who contributed to British and Irish history and culture predominantly through the 19th and 20th centuries.
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Genre/Form: Archives
Digital imges
Correspondence
Named Person: George Biddell Airy; Albert, Prince Consort consort of Victoria Queen of Great Britain; Bernard Berenson; Elizabeth Barrett Browning; Robert Browning; Havelock Ellis; Sydney Carlyle Cockerell, Sir; Charles George Gordon; William Jackson Hooker, Sir; Charles Kemble; Harriet Martineau; Mary, Queen consort of George V King of Great Britain; Mary Russell Mitford; Thomas Moore; W Sidney Smith, Sir; George Townshend Townshend, Marquis; Victoria, Queen of Great Britain; Genevieve Ward; William Wilberforce
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Boston Public Library. Special Collections.
OCLC Number: 826650207
Description: 1,500+ items

Abstract:

This collection contains more than 1,500 letters and documents written by royal, political, military, literary, scientific, and artistic figures, together with other individuals who contributed to British and Irish history and culture predominantly through the 19th and 20th centuries.

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<http://viaf.org/viaf/69070194> # Charles George Gordon
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   schema:birthDate "1833" ;
   schema:deathDate "1885" ;
   schema:familyName "Gordon" ;
   schema:givenName "Charles George" ;
   schema:name "Charles George Gordon" ;
    .


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