BARNES, WILLIAM


BARNES, WILLIAM
   a local philologist, native of Dorsetshire; author of "Poems of Rural Life in Dorset," in three vols.; wrote on subjects of philological interest (1830-1886).

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • Barnes, William — (1801 1886)    Poet and philologist, s. of a farmer, b. at Rushay, Dorset. After being a solicitor s clerk and a schoolmaster, he entered the Church, in which he served various cures. He first contributed to a newspaper, Poems in Dorset Dialect,… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

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  • William Barnes — (* 22. Februar 1801 bei Sturminster Newton, Dorset; † 7. Oktober 1886 in Winterborne Came, Dorset) war ein englischer Dialektdichter, Schriftsteller und Philologe. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • William Holloway — William Judson Holloway (* 15. Dezember 1888 in Arkadelphia, Arkansas; †  28. Januar 1970 in Oklahoma City) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und von 1929 bis 1931 der 8. Gouverneur von Oklahoma. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Frühe Jahre 2 Politischer A …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Judson Holloway — (* 15. Dezember 1888 in Arkadelphia, Arkansas; †  28. Januar 1970 in Oklahoma City) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und von 1929 bis 1931 der 8. Gouverneur von Oklahoma. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Frühe Jahre 2 Politischer A …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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