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The Dictionary of national biography.

The Dictionary of national biography.

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMissing persons., DNB missing persons.
    Statementedited by C. S. Nicholls ; consultant editors, G. H. L. Le May ... [et al.].
    ContributionsNicholls, C. S., Le May, G. H. L.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 768 p. ;
    Number of Pages768
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21486426M
    ISBN 100198652119

    Vol. 23 (3 v. in 1) has title: the dictionary of national biography Supplement, January December , edited by Sir Sidney Lee. Vol. 24 has title: The dictionary of national biography , edited by H.W.C. Davis an J.R.H. Weaver; with an index covering the ears in one alphabetical series. Dictionary of National Biography (illustrator). thick 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. xli, pages. First edition. One hundred years after its first publication, the DNB is still a valuable source of biographical information on o famous names.

    The Dictionary of National Biography is a standard work of reference on notable figures from British history, published since The updated Oxford Dictionary of National Biography was published on 23 September in 60 volumes and online, w biographical articles cover lives.   Oxford dictionary of national biography: in association with the British Academy: from the earliest times to the year index of contributors by Matthew, H. C. G. (Henry Colin Gray); Harrison, Brian Howard; British AcademyPages:

    The Dictionary of national biography biography, dictionary, Dictionaries, Biography, Bio British Empire. About the Book. The definitive compendium of British biographies, originally commissioned by publisher George Murray Smith of Smith, Elder & co. A series of editors and a long list of contributors followed the format first Pages:   Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. First published , in 66 volumes Vol. 23 (3 v. in 1) has title: the dictionary of national biography.


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