biographical name Eden 1862-1960 English novelist & dramatist

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  • Phillpotts — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Bertha Phillpotts, DBE (1877–1932), britische Skandinavistin und Erziehungswissenschaftlerin Eden Phillpotts (1862–1960), englischer Schriftsteller Henry Phillpotts (1778–1869), englischer Bischof D …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Phillpotts — This is a patronymic the son of philip from the diminutive Philipa abreviated to Philpot. The name comes from the Greek Philippos meaning to love (philein) horses (hippos). The Latinized form Philipus appears in the Gilbertine Houses Records of… …   Surnames reference

  • Phillpotts, Eden — ▪ British writer born November 4, 1862, Mount Abu, Rājasthān, India died December 29, 1960, Broad Clyst, near Exeter, Devon, England       British novelist, poet, and dramatist especially noted for novels evoking their Devon setting in a manner… …   Universalium

  • Phillpotts, Henry — ▪ British clergyman born May 6, 1778, Bridgwater, Somersetshire, Eng. died Sept. 18, 1869, Torquay, Devonshire  Church of England bishop of Exeter (from 1830), who represented the conservative High Church wing of the Oxford Movement and… …   Universalium

  • Phillpotts, Eden — (b. 1862)    Novelist. Down Dartmoor Way (1894), Lying Prophets (1896), Children of the Mist (1898), Sons of the Morning (1900), The River (1902), The Secret Woman (1905), The Whirlwind (1907), etc …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Henry Phillpotts — (1778 ndash;1869), Bishop of Exeter or Henry of Exeter, as he was often called, was England s longest serving bishop since the 12th century, (1830 ndash;1869), one of the most striking figures in the English Church of the 19th century and one of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bertha Phillpotts — Dame Bertha Surtees Phillpotts (1877 ndash;1932) was an English scholar in Scandinavian languages, literature, history, archaeology and anthropology. BiographyBertha Phillpotts was born in Bedford, and educated at home before going to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Eden Phillpotts — (4 November 1862 – 29 December 1960) was an English novelist, poet, and dramatist. He was born in India, educated in Plymouth, Devon, and worked as an insurance officer for 10 years before studying for the stage and eventually becoming a writer.… …   Wikipedia

  • Eden Phillpotts — (* 4. November 1862 in Mount Abu, Indien; † 29. Dezember 1960 in Broad Clyst bei Exeter) war ein englischer Schriftsteller. Er schrieb zahlreiche Werke unterschiedlicher literarischer Bedeutung, darunter Kriminal und Gesellschaftsromane sowie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eden Phillpotts — Né en Inde en novembre 1862, décédé le 29 décembre 1960, Eden Phillpotts (dont le pseudonyme est Harrington Hext) est un écrivain anglais, il est aussi poète et dramaturge. Il fait ses études à Plymouth dans le Devon et travaille dans… …   Wikipédia en Français

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