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AUTHORS QUOTED IN THIS CYCLOPEDIA

With Places and Dates of Births and Deaths, and Brief

Characterizations

Note.—The star (*) which precedes the names of some of the authors quoted indicates that they are cited too frequently to make it necessary to give the page folios on which quotations from their works will be found. Where the author is anonymous, the name of the volume or collection in which the quotation appears is cited. The following abbreviations are employed: a, or ab.=about; b.= born; B.C. Before Christ; c. =circa (about); d. =Dead or died;

i.=flourished; L.=Living or lived.

А ABBOTT, WENONAH STEVENS, journal 736 ist, writer, lecturer,

UNITED STATES, 1865-L. ABD-EL-KADER, Arab chief. ALGERIA, 1807-1883

163 ABU 'L ALA, Arabian poet, died 977

440 ACHILLES TATIUS (or STATIUS), Alex 882

andrian rhetorician, lived end
of 5th Cent, and beginning of

6th Cent. ADAM OF COBSHAM

355 ADAMS, . CHARLES FRANCIS, lawyer, 841

diplomat.... UNITED STATES, 1807-1886 ADAMS, FRANKLIN PIERCE, journalist, 801 humorist, writer,

UNITED STATES, 1881-L. ADAMS, JOHN, statesman, 2nd Pres. U.S.,

UNITED STATES, 1735-1826 329 330 368 584 ADAMS, JOHN QUINCY, 6th Pres. U. S.,

UNITED STATES, 1767-1848 106 163 588 618 634 882 ADAMS, SAMUEL, patriot and orator,

UNITED STATES, 1722-1803 85 674 841 ADAMS, MRS. SARAR FLOWER, poet, 315

ENGLAND, 1805–1848 ADAMS, THOMAS, clergyman of wit and 221

learning....ENGLAND, died before 1660 *ADDISON, JOSEPH, writer..ENGLAND, 1672–1719 ADY, THOMAS, writer on witchcraft, 63

ENGLAND, 1656 (61)ÆMILIUS, Paulus, Roman Consul,

general, lived B.C. 216

291 486 705 ÆSCHINES, statesman and orator,

522

GREECE, B.C. 389--314 ÆSCHYLUS, tragic poet.. GREECE, B.C. 525-456

12 34 163 182 208 244 289 350 364 397 434 518 550 564

566 579 631 647 735 780 882 AGESILAUS, The Great," king of

Sparta.. ...GREECE, B.C. 455–361.

557 705 AGLIONBY

862 AÐÉ, CHARLES HAMILTON, French 413

English musician, composer,

dramatist, novelist,.. ...1826-1906 AIKIN, Locy, historian, writer,

415

ENGLAND, 1781-1864 AINSWORTH, WM. HARRISON, novelist,

ENGLAND, 1805–1882 561 868

AISÉE, MLLE., letter writer, daughter 365 of Circassian chief, lived in

FRANCE, 1694-1733 AKENSIDE, MARK, poet. ENGLAND, 1721-1770

43 383 434 487 700 815 ALAMANNI, LUIGI, statesman, poet, 233

ITALY, 1495-1556 ALANUS DE INSULUS. See INSULUS. ALBERIC, MONK OF MONTE-CASSINO, 773

FRANCE, 1140– ALCÆus, lyric poet,

GREECE, flourished about B.C. 600 39 330 521 841 ALCIATUS, ANDREA, jurist, writer, 312

ITALY, 1492–1550 ALCOTT, Amos BRONSON, teacher and

philosopher. UNITED STATES, 1799–1888

75 439 775 809 818 835 886 ALCUIN, abbot, scholar, reformer, friend of Charlemagne,

ENGLAND, 735(?)-804 315 647 ALDRICH, JAMES, poet and journalist, 163

UNITED STATES, 1810-1856 ALDRICH, THOMAS BAILEY, poet and

prose writer. UNITED STATES, 1836–1907 54 57 139 161 163 184 201 210 246 379 457 501 554 568 572 615

655 716 769 780 787 877 ALDRIDGE (ALDRICH), HENRY, dean

of Christchurch. . ENGLAND, 1647-1710

67 206 ALDRIDGE, IRA, negro tragedian,

261 UNITED STATES, 1810-1867 ALDUS MANUTIUS, printer, scholar, 85

ITALY, 1447-1515 ALESSANDRO, ALLEGRI, see ALLEGRI

ALESSANDRO.
ALEXANDER THE GREAT, king of

MACEDONIA, B.C. 356-323 113 600 615 ALEXANDER VI, pope, R. L. Borgia,

333 b., SPAIN, 1430; d., ITALY, 1503. ALEXANDER, MRS. CECIL_FRANCES,

poet. ...GREAT BRITAIN, 1818-1895

114 337 ALEXANDER, PATRICK PROCTOR, au

716 thor..... . SCOTLAND, 1824ALEXANDER, WM., Earl of Stirling, poet, statesman, and courtier,

SCOTLAND, ab. 1567-1640 163 423 710 920 ALEXIS GUILLAUME, Benedictine poet 506

FRANCE, living 1506

ALFIERI, VITTORIO, poet and drama

ANTISTHENES, cynic and philosopher, 779 tist. ITALY, 1749–1803

GREECE, flourished about B.C. 400 or 375 93 148 197 430 440 464 485 665

ANTOINE, PIERRE, see MOTTEAUX, 707 787

ANTOINE.
ALFONSO X. (ALPHONSO), The 147 ANTONINUS, MARCUS AURELIUS, em-
Wise," king of Castile. SPAIN,1226–1284

peror and philosopher... ITALY, 121-180 ALFORD, HENRY, Dean of Canterbury,

194 241 256 326 400 561 653 poet, translator... ENGLAND, 1810-1871 APOLLONIUS RHODIUS, Greek rhetori 620 337 430 440

cian, scholar, epic poet, b. at AlexALFRED, "The Great," king of West 765

andria a. 235 B.C., died after B.C. 196 Saxons..

ENGLAND, 849-901 APPIUS CLAUDIUS, see CLAUDIUS ALGER, WM. R., minister and writer,

APPIUS. UNITED STATES, 1823-1905 APPLETON, THOMAS GOLD, wit, essay 81 73 133 204 246 398 504 525 570

ist, and poet.UNITED STATES, 1812-1884 578 583 669 671 682

APPULEIUS (APULEIUS), Latin satir 694 ALI BEN ABOU TALEB, son-in-law of 221

ist, Platonic philosopher....L. 2d Cent. Mahomet.. ...ARABIA, ab. 602-660 AQUAVIVA, CLAUDIO, general of the 311 ALISON, RICHARD, writer...16th or 17th Cent.

Jesuits....

ITALY, 1543-1615 188 250 251

AQUINAS, ST. THOMAS, "Angelicus
ALL AMONG THE BARLEY, old English 698

Doctor," theologian, teacher,
Song, Pub. in Musical Times,

taught at Rome and Paris
No. 187 supplement

ITALY, 1225-1274 ALLEGRI ALLESSANDRO, satirical poet, 198

75 259 745 839
ITALY, ab. 1596
ARABIAN PROVERB

419 420 689 ALLEN, ELIZABETH AKERS, Florence

ARATUS, Greek poet, astronomer, 147 Percy," poet,

lived between B. c. 300 and 250 UNITED STATES, 1832-1911 ARBUTHNOT, JOHN, physician, wit, 244 416 792

SCOTLAND, 1667-1735 ALLEN, WILLIAM, lawyer and politi 841

72 430 541 610 cian........ UNITED STATES, 1806-1879 ARCHIAS OF THEBES, Greek man of 85 ALLINGHAM, WILLIAM, poet,

letters, B.C. first cent. IRELAND, ab. 1828–1889

ARCHILOCHUS, poet and satirist, 51 253 314 633

GREECE, about B.C. 680 or 700 ALLOT, ROBERT, compiler of England's 874

841 848
Parnassus, ENGLAND, 15th and 16th Cent.
ARCHIMEDES, geometer,

622 ALLSTON, WASHINGTON, painter, poet, 21

SICILY, about B.c. 287-212 UNITED STATES, 1779–1843

ARETINO, satirical writer.... ITALY, 1492–1557

394 AMBROSE, ST. (AMBROSIUS), Latin

833 father and writer.......GAUL, 340–397

ARGENSON, MARC PIERRE DE, states

man. 641 677

FRANCE, 1696-1764 AMES, FISHER, orator and statesman, 610

ARIOSTO, LUDOVICO, poet... ITALY, 1474-1553

31 93 315 485 UNITED STATES, 1758-1808 AMIEL, HENRI FRÉDÉRIC, philosopher, 308

ARISTIDES, Ælius, sophist and rhetocritic.... .SWITZERLAND, 1821-1881

rician..BITHYNIA, born about 117(129)

330 841 AMMIANUS MARCELLINUS, Roman historian.. „ANTIOCH, died about 395

ARISTODEMUS, semi-legendary ruler of 149 240 263 290 677 760 820

MESSENIA, reigned about B.c. 731-724 AMYOT, JACQUES, scholar, translator,

ARISTOPHANES, poet and satirist, 36

GREECE, about B.C. 444-380 man of great learning. FRANCE, 1513–1593

97 122 163 239 390 423 487 542 586 ANACHARSIS, Scythian philosopher,

ARISTOTLE, philosopher.. GREECE, B.C. 384-322 lived, B.C. 600

97 125 267 308 413 440 502 544 315 430

572 581 610 672 702 772 825 ANDERSEN, HANS CHRISTIAN, author, 440

ARMIN, ROBERT, actor, dramatist,
DENMARK, 1805-1875
ANDREWS (ANDREWES), LANCELOT,

living in ENGLAND, 1610

117 ARMSTRONG, JOHN, poet and physician, Bishop of great learning, one

SCOTLAND, 1709-1779 of the ten divines who translated

12 71 132 375 535 629 717 835
the Pentateuch for James I.,

864 911
ENGLAND, 1555-1626 ARNDT, ERNST MORITZ, poet and po-

82 ANGELO BUONAROTTI, MICHAEL, paint

litical writer, er, sculptor, and architect,

ISLAND OF RÜGEN, 1769–1860 ITALY, 1474-1563

ARNE, THOS. AUGUSTINE, musician, 550 359 398 593 694

composer....... . ENGLAND, 1710-1778 ANSTEY, CHRISTOPHER, satirical poet,

ARNOLD, EDWIN, poet. . . ENGLAND, 1832–1904 ENGLAND, 1724-1805

19 88 164 184 193 261 304 326 394 757 916

364 440 464 504 535 655 775 823 ANTIDOTE AGAINST MELANCHOLY (1661). 210 833 ANTIGONUS I., "The Cyclops," ruler of 365 ARNOLD, GEORGE, littérateur,

204 350 698 Phrygia, one of Alexander's

UNITED STATES, 1834-1865 generals...

.B.C. 382(?)-301

ARNOLD, MATTHEW, poet.ENGLAND, 1822-1888 ANTI-JACOBIN POETRY; appeared in

12 57 93 140 164 216 219 229 the Anti-Jacobin or Weekly

237 241 252 315 388 440 441 504 Examiner, a satirical organ of

544 557 622 629 661 678 700 736 British Conservatives. Begun in 1797. 774 787 792 886 911 921 303 487 687 634 871

ARNOLD, SAMUEL J., dramatist,

550 841 ANTIPATER, OF SIDON, epigrammatist, 121

ENGLAND, 1774-1852 I. about B.c. 150-127 ARNOULD, SOPHIE, singer, actress, ANTIPHANES, physician of Delos, lived

FRANCE, 1744-1808 ab. 2nd Cent. ARRIAN, FLAVIUS, historian, 695 763

GREECE, lived c. 130

639

733

882

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ART OF POETRY ON A NEW PLAN,

843 BALL, JOHN, preacher who took part 911 compilation published 1762 by

in Wat Tyler's insurrection, -1381 Newbery (publisher) Gold

BALLANTINE, JAMES, poet and artist, 764 smith assisted.

SCOTLAND, 1808–1877 ARTHUR, semi-mythical king of

801 BALLOU, HOSEA, preacher, founder of BRITAIN, 500(?)-537(?)

"Universalism," ARTOIS, COMTE D', title of Charles X. 93

UNITED STATES, 1771-1852 of France, previous to his acces

216 254 350 354 384 655 758 828 sion to the throne. .. FRANCE, 1757-1836 BALLOU, MATURIN M., author,

277 ARVERS, ALEXIS FELIX, author, poet, 464

UNITED STATES, 1820-1895 dramatist... .FRANCE, 1806-1851 BALZAC, HONORÉ, novelist

461 912 ASCHAM, ROGER, classical scholar,

FRANCE, 1799-1850 author.

... ENGLAND, 1515-1568 BALZAC, JEAN Louis GUEZ DE, littéra 730 144 244 785 878 898

teur.

FRANCE, 1594–1654 ASQUITH, Rr. Hon. HERBERT HENRY,

BANCKS, JOHN.

872 statesman, premier,

BANCROFT, GEORGE, historian, 301 330 ENGLAND, 1852-L.

UNITED STATES, 1800-1891 245 252 841

BANCROFT, RICHARD, prelate, opposed 117 ATHENÆUS, Greek antiquarian born in

to the Puritans... ENGLAND, 1544-1610 EGYPT, lived about 250 BANKS, GEORGE LINNÆUS, miscella- 326 441 12 138 441 532 706 753

neous writer, editor, economist, ATHENAGORAS, Greek philosopher

ENGLAND, 1821-1881 converted to Christianity,

BARBAULD, ANNA LETITIA, writer,
ATHENS, 2nd Cent.

ENGLAND, 1743–1825 396 397

164 195 375 441 487 512 665 686 AUERSPERG, ANTON ALEXANDER, VON,

687 823 "Anastasius Grün," poet,

BARBERINI, FRANCESCO, CARDINAL, 566 GERMANY, 1806-1876

founded library in Rome, 221 606

ITALY, 1597–1679 AUGEREAU, PIERRE FRANÇOIS CHARLES 66 BARBOUR, JOHN, poet... SCOTLAND, 1320-1396 (Duc de Castiglione), marshal,

294
FRANCE, 1757-1816 BARCA, surname of HAMILCAR, famous 832
AUGUSTINE, AURELIUS (Saint), writer,

Carthaginian general, father
NUMIDIA, 354-430

of Hannibal, killed, B.C. 229 21 140 154 206 315 359 362 423

BARÉRE, BERTRAND, Jacobin dema677 712 736 745 780 792 831 911

gog

...FRANCE, 1755-1841 AUGUSTUS, CÆSAR, Roman emperor,

164 222 437

B.C. 63-14 A.D. BARHAM, RICHARD HARRIS, humorous 353 677

writer.

.. ENGLAND, 1788–1845 Aulus, GELLIUS, see GELLIŲS, AULUB.

97 198 210 403 674 898 922 AUNGERVILLE, "Richard de Bury,"

BARKER, MATTHEW, nonconformist 391 learned prelate.... ENGLAND, 1287-1345

divine.

.ENGLAND, 1619--1698 47 75

BARKER, THOMAS, writer, fisherman, 28 AURELIUS, ANTONINUS MARCUS, see

ENGLAND, living 1651 ANTONINUS, MARCUS AURELIUS.

BARLOW, JOEL, poet and patriot, 210 353 AUSONE de CHANCEL

443

UNITED STATES, 1755-1812 AUSONIUS, DECIMUS MAGNUS, Latin

BARNARD, LADY ANN, poet,

717 poet... FRANCE, about 310-394

SCOTLAND, 1750-1825 65 267 289 372 393 571 645 794

BARNAVE, ANTOINE, politician of the 73 AUSTEN, JANE, novelist.. ENGLAND, 1775-1817

Revolution... .FRANCE, 1761-1793 569 600

BARNEVELDT, JAN VAN OLDEN,
AUSTIN, ALFRED, poet... ENGLAND, 1835-1913

tragedy based on the life of
229

the Dutch statesman........1540-1619 AVELINE, E. L.

867 258 513 AYTOUN (AYTON), SIR ROBERT, poet,

BARNES, BARNABY, poet,

133 GREAT BRITAIN, 1570-1638

ENGLAND, about 1569–1607 803 301

BARNES, WILLIAM, philologist, clergy 868 AYTOUN, WILLIAM EDMONDSTOUNE,

man, and poet....ENGLAND, 1800-1886 critic and poet... SCOTLAND, 1813–1865 BARNFIELD, RICHARD, poet, 692 886

ENGLAND, about 1574-1605
B

300 501 535
BARNUM, PHINEAS T., showman,

182 BACON, ANNE, wife of Nathaniel Bacon 508

UNITED STATES, 1810–1891 *BACON, FRANCIS, philosopher and

BARON, MARIE LE

868 writer..

ENGLAND, 1561-1626 BARR, MARY A., writer. . SCOTLAND, 1852– BACON, NATHANIEL, lawyer, insur

506

613
gent leader, against governor
BARRETT, EATON S., satirist,

886 Berkeley of Virginia

IRELAND, 1785-1820 ENGLAND, 1630(?)-1677 BARRIE, BT., SIR JAMES MATTHEW, BAGEHOT, WALTER, author, critic, 321

writer, dramatist. SCOTLAND, 1860-L. editor, economist. . ENGLAND, 1826–1877 1 124 164 253 441 803 886 *BAILEY, Philip JAMES, poet. Eng., 1816-1902 BARRINGTON, GEORGE (WALDRON, his 584 BAILLIE, JOANNA, poet.' SCOTLAND, 1762-1851

correct name), transported con74 124 182 201 210 267 754 825

vict who wrote on Australian 871 872 886 902

topics ... .ENGLAND, 1755-1835 BAIN, ALEXANDER, writer on logic and 391 BARROW, Isaac, clergyman, mathe 922 psychology .. Scot D, 1818-1903

matician.. ENGLAND, 1630–1677 BALFOUR, ARTHUR JAMES, statesman, 528 BARRY, MICHAEL JOSEPH, barrister, 164 writer... SCOTLAND, 1848-L.

IRELAND, about 1815BALL, A. W. W., poet, writer,

792

BARTAS, GUILLAUME DE SALLUSTE
UNITED STATES, 19th cent.

Du, see Du BARTAS.

BARTOL, CYRUS AUGUSTUS, clergyman

BEGBIE, JANET.

-L. 842 and writer.. UNITED STATES, 1813-1900 BEHN, APHRA JOHNSON, dramatist, 90 308

poet, novelist.... .ENGLAND, 1640–1689 BARTON, BERNARD, poet. ENGLAND, 1784-1849 330 152 696

BEHRENS, BERTAA (WILHELMINE 583 BASHFORD, HENRY HOWARTH, writer, 462

HEIMBURG), novelist, physician. .... ENGLAND, 1880-L.

UNITED STATES, 1848Basil, Bishop of Cæsarea, The 375 BELL, MRS. HELEN,..

died 1835 Great," eminent Christian father, 329-379 31 BASSE, WILLIAM, poet,

700 BELL, HENRY GLASSFORD, poet, 403 ENGLAND, died about 1653

writer, editor. ... SCOTLAND, 1803-1874 BASSELIN, OLIVIER, dyer and reputed 561 BELLAMY, W. A., song writer

874 author of Vaux-de-Vire, see

ENGLAND, C, 1849 Vaux-de-Vire, lived in FRANCE,

BELLAY, JOACHIM DU, poet. FRANCE, 1492–1560 close of 15th Cent.

199 676 BASTARD, Thos., epigrammatist,

702 BELLINGHAUSEN, VON MÜNCH, see ENGLAND, 1598-1618

MÜNCH-BELLINGHAUSEN. BATES, KATHARINE LEE, writer, Col 841 BELOE, WILLIAM, scholar, critic, di 887 lege professor,

vine.

. ENGLAND, 1756-1817 UNITED STATES, 1859-L. BENJAMIN, CHAs. L.

274 BATES, LEWIS J., poet.

1832

UNITED SSATES, 20th cent. 302 409 440 484

BENJAMIN, PARK, poet and journalist, BAUDELAIRE, PIERRE CHARLES, poet, 441

UNITED STATES, 1809-1864 FRANCE, 1821-1867 277 337 BAXTER RICHARD, theologian

BENNETT, HENRY, poet, ENGLAND, 1785– 118 ENGLAND, 1651-1691 BENNETT, HENRY HOLCOMB, writer, 274 189 267 362 511 541 629

UNITED STATES, 1836-L. BAYARD, PIERRE DU TERRAIL, "Cheva

BENNETT, JOHN, author, illustrator, 441 lier sans peur et sans reproche,"

UNITED STATES, 1865-L. national hero; FRANCE, about 1475-1524 BENNETT, WM. C., poet,

54 97 365

ENGLAND, about 1820-1895 BAYLE, PIERRE, philosopher and 653 BENSERADE, ISAAC DE, poet. FRANCE, 1612–1691 critic... .FRANCE, 1647-1706

63 BAYLY, THOMAS HAYNES, poet,

BENSON, ARTHUR CHRISTOPHER, edu

296 ENGLAND, 1797-1839

cator, scholar, poet, 2 56 88 116 156 504 506 535

ENGLAND, 1862-L. 541 548 643 678 868 872 898 912

BEN SYRA (SIRA), collector of pro 13 441 BEACON, REV. J.

572

verbs from the Hebrew. BEATTIE, JAMES, poet... SCOTLAND, 1735-1803 BENTHAM, JEREMY, jurist and philos13 97 122 133 204 238 256 261

opher.

. ENGLAND, 1748-1832 270 329 337 385 388 427 485 495

18 350 817 544 625 655 690 818

BENTLEY, RICHARD, critic and classiBEAUMARCHAIS, dramatist and writer,

cal scholar.. . ENGLAND, 1662-1742 FRANCE, 1732-1799

119 330 667 89 428 658 712 732 759 883

BENTON, JOEL, author,

458 BEAUMONT, FRANCIS, dramatic poet,

UNITED STATES, 1832-1911 ENGLAND, 1585-1615 BEOWULF, Anglo-Saxon poem sup194 287 337

posed to have been written in 9th Cent. *BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER. For

296 372 554 746
biography
BEAUMONT,

BEQUET, ETIENNE, journalist and 682
FRANCIS; and FLETCHER, JOHN.

critic. FRANCE, about 1800-1838 BEAUMONT, SIR JOHN, poet,

860 BÉRANGER, PIERRE JEAN DE, poet, ENGLAND, 1583-1627

FRANCE, 1780-1857 BEAUMONT, DR. JOSEPH, poet,

792

13 58 133 221 222 579 683 725 842 ENGLAND, 1616–1699 BERGERAC, SAVINIEN DE CYRANO DE, 771 BEAUVAIS, JEAN B. C. M. de, Bishop 710

writer.

FRANCE, 1619-1655 of Senez.

.FRANCE, 1731–1790 BERGSON, HENRI Louis, scientist, BECCARIA, CESARE DI BONESANA,

philosopher, psychologist, philosophical and political writer,

FRANCE, 1850-L. ITALY, 1735-1794 398 441 581 792 350 367

BERKELEY, BISHOP GEORGE, metaBECKER, NIKOLAUS, poet,

673

physician and writer, GERMANY, 1809-1845

ENGLAND, 1684-1753 BEDDOES, THOMAS LOVELL, poet, phys

513 634 784 912 922
iologist..
ENGLAND, 1800–1849 BERMUDES, F. GERONIMO, poet,

550 201 464

SPAIN, c. 1530-1589 BEDE, "The Venerable," monk and

BERNADIN DE ST. PIERRE, see St. ecclesiastical writer,

PIERRE, BERNADIN DE. ENGLAND, about 673–735 BERNARD OF CLAIRVAUX (St.), eccle548 862

siastic.

FRANCE, 1091-1153 BEE, BERNARD E., general

725

114 362 424 441 646 661 730 UNITED STATES, 1845–1861 BERNERS (BERNES, BARNES) JULIANA, 310 BEECHER, CATHERINE E., author,

391

writer... ENGLAND, born about 1388 UNITED STATES, 1800-1878 BERNHARDI, FRIEDRICH VON, soldier, BEECHER, HENRY WARD, clergyman 634

writer on militarism, and writer. . UNITED STATES, 1813–1878

GERMANY, 1849-L. 47 97 158 207 277 400 439 441

841 842 BEERS, ETHEL LYNN, poet,

592 894 BERNI, FRANCESCO, bu que poet, 786 UNITED STATES, 1827-1879

ITALY, 1490-1536 BEGBIE, HAROLD, author, journalist, 842 BERRY, DOROTHY.

592 ENGLAND, 1871-L.

ENGLAND, C. 1699

see

man.

BERTANT, JEAN, Bishop of Séez, poet, 185 BLAKE, WILLIAM, artist and poet,
FRANCE, 1552-1611

ENGLAND, 1757-1828
BERTIN, MADEMOISELLE ROSE, milli-

561

27 51 54 216 337 395 428 464
ner to Marie Antoinette,

487 495 764 768 792 863 877 907
FRANCE, 1744-1813 BLAMIRE, SUSANNA, poet..ENGLAND, 1747–1794
BESANT, SIR WALTER, novelist, writer, 717

83 417
collaborated with JAMES RICE,

BLANCHARD, LAMAN, journalist and
novelist (England 1843–1882),

littérateur.. .ENGLAND, 1803-1845
ENGLAND, 1836–1901 125 600
BETHMANN-HOLLWEG, war chancellor 846 BLANCHET, PIERRE, dramatic poet, 741
of Germany from 1909 to 1917,

FRANCE, about 1459-1519
GERMANY, 1856–1921 BLAND, ROBERT, poet, classical edi 347
BETHUNE, GEORGE W., poet, clergy 868

tor..

. ENGLAND, 1779–1825
.UNITED STATES, 1805–1862 BLEECKER, ANNE E., poet,

146
BETTS, MARY FRANCES

816

UNITED STATES, 1752–1783
BEVERLY, MIKE, song writer.

678

BLOOMFIELD, ROBERT, poet,
BEVIS OF HAMPTOUN, SIR, a hero of 40 210

ENGLAND, 1766-1823
medieval romance.

337 395 416 464 754 877 912
BEYLE, MARIE HENRI, novelist, critic, 787 BLOUET, PAUL ("Max O RELL"),

277
FRANCE, 1783–1842

journalist, lecturer, critic,
BIAS OF PRIENE, one of the seven sages,

FRANCE, 1848-1903
GREECE, about B.c. 566 BLOW YE WINDS, HEIGHO! Old song. 871
97 221 321

BLÜCHER, GEBHARD LEBRECHT VON, 842
*BIBLE, quotations in alphabetical or-

Prussian Field Marshal at
der of book.

Waterloo....

1742-1819
BICKERSTAFF, Isaac, dramatist,

BOARDMAN, GEORGE DANA, mission 787
IRELAND, about 1735-after 1787

ary to Burma,
13 134 375 632 822

UNITED STATES, 1801-1831
BIDPAI OG PILPAY, the supposed author

BOBART, JACOB, botanist. GERMANY, 1641-1719
of a collection of fables in San-

161
skrit, now spread over the

BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI, Italian story 347 629
world, of which only a portion,

writer,
the Panchatantra, or the Five

PARIS, FLORENCE or
Books, exists. The original was

CARTALDO, 1313-1375
translated into Pahlavi by

BODENSTEDT, FRIEDRICH M. VON, 678
Barsuye under King Khosru

writer, journalist, and trans-
Anushirvan (531-579), thence

lator...

GERMANY, 1819-1892
into Arabic about the 7th cen-
BODINUS

715
tury. First English translation

BODLEY, SIR THOMAS, diplomat, 904
bears the date 1570.

founder of Bodleian Library at
91 643 681 902

Oxford. ....GREAT BRITAIN, 1544-1612
BILLY PITT AND THE FARMER, printed 82 BOËTHIUS, Roman statesman, philos-
in Asylum for Fugitive Pieces (1786)

opher

...470(?)-525
BINDZR, JOHN, philologist,

224

559 733 765
GERMANY, 1767-1805 BOHN, HENRY G., publisher, book 828
BINYON, LAWRENCE, author, oriental 922

seller...

.ENGLAND, 1796–1884
..ENGLAND, 1869-L.

BOIARDO (BOJARDO), MATTEO-MARIE, 124
BION OF SMYRNA, pastoral poet, 521 594

COMTE DE, poet, scholar,
GREECE, living about B.C. 280

FRANCE, 1430–1494
BIRDSEYE, GEORGE, UNITED STATES 227

BOILEAU-DESPRÉAUX, NICHOLAS, poet
BIRRELL, AUGUSTINE, jurist, author,

and satirist.. ... FRANCE, 1636–1711
critic..
.ENGLAND, 1850-L.

10 118 210 239 283 372 541 572
367 531 653 918

600 605 620 661 690 741 792 816
BISHOP, THOMAS BRIGHAM, song writer 736

818 835 907
UNITED STATES, 19th cent.

367
BISMARCK VON SCHONHAUSEN, KARL

BOLINGBROKE (Viscount),

HENRY ST.

John, author.....ENGLAND, 1678-1751
OTTO, statesman..GERMANY, 1813–1898
43 87 311 407 649 671 683 842

BONAR, HORATIUS, D.D., clergyman,
BLACK LETTER BALLAD. LONDON (1512)

poet, and writer.. SCOTLAND, 1808-1890
683

164 818
BLACKBURN, THOMAS

209

BONIFACE VIII., Pope who greatly ex-
BLACKER, COLONEL, British officer, 1780–1826

tended papal power in things
816
BLACKIE, JOHN STUART, classical

spiritual and temporal....1228-1303

185 707
scholar and writer, SCOTLAND, 1809-1895
BONNARD, BERNARD DE, poet

707
729 754
BLACKLOCK, Thos., poet and divine,

FRANCE, 1744-1784
204

*BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER
SCOTLAND, 1721-1791
BLACKMORE, SIR RICHARD, physician, 32 147

BOOTH, BARTON, actor... ENGLAND, 1681-1733

767
poet..
ENGLAND, 1650(?)–1729

502
BLACKSTONE, SIR WILLIAM, jurist,

BOOTH, REV. JOHN

907
ENGLAND, 1723-1780

BORROW, GEORGE HENRY, writer,
369 550 683

Gypsy scholar..... ENGLAND, 1803–1881
BLAIR, HUGH, clergyman, prof. of 673

BOSQUET, PIERRE, marshal

842
rhetoricand belles-lettres, critic,

FRANCE, 1810-1861
ENGLAND, 1718–1800 BOSSUET, JACQUES BENIGUE, Bishop
BLAIR, ROBERT, poet and clergyman,

and pulpit orator... FRANCE, 1627-1704
SCOTLAND, 1699-1746 65 222 684
33 142 146 164 256 301 326 337

BOSWELL, JAMES, lawyer and biog- 32 908
524 554 763 825 827 921

rapher, see also pages where
BLAKE, CHARLES DUPEE, poet,

54

Samuel Johnson is quoted.
UNITED STATES, 1846-1903

SCOTLAND, 1740-1759

ist..

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