Saintsbury
biographical name George Edward Bateman 1845-1933 English critic

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  • Saintsbury — (spr. ßēntsböri), George, engl. Literarhistoriker, geb. 23. Okt. 1845 in Southampton, studierte in Oxford und war mehrere Jahre als Lehrer der klassischen Sprachen tätig und ist seit 1895 Professor der englischen Literatur an der Universität… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Saintsbury — (spr. ßehntsbörrĭ), George, engl. Literarhistoriker, geb. 23. Okt. 1845 in Southampton, seit 1895 Prof. in Edinburgh; schrieb: »Short history of French literature« (1882), »Nineteenth century literature« (1896), »Sir Walter Scott« (1897), »Short… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Saintsbury —   [ seɪntsbərɪ], George Edward Bateman, englischer Literarhistoriker, * Southampton 23. 10. 1845, ✝ Bath 28. 1. 1933; 1895 1915 Professor für Rhetorik und englische Literatur in Edinburgh. Er verfasste zahlreiche Werke zur englischen und… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Saintsbury — [sānts′bər ē] George (Edward Bateman) 1845 1933; Eng. literary critic …   English World dictionary

  • Saintsbury — This long established name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a locational surname deriving from the place called Saintbury near Broadway in Gloucestershire. The placename is recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Svineberie ; as Seinesbir in the …   Surnames reference

  • Saintsbury — /saynts beuh ree/, n. George Edward Bateman /bayt meuhn/, 1845 1933, English literary critic and historian. * * * …   Universalium

  • Saintsbury — /ˈseɪntsbəri/ (say sayntsbuhree), / bri/ (say bree) noun George Edward Bateman, 1845–1933, English literary critic and historian …   Australian English dictionary

  • Saintsbury — /saynts beuh ree/, n. George Edward Bateman /bayt meuhn/, 1845 1933, English literary critic and historian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saintsbury, George — ▪ British critic and historian in full  George Edward Bateman Saintsbury  born October 23, 1845, Southampton, Hampshire, England died January 28, 1933, Bath, Somerset       the most influential English literary historian and critic of the early… …   Universalium

  • Saintsbury, George (Edward Bateman) — born Oct. 23, 1845, Southampton, Hampshire, Eng. died Jan. 28, 1933, Bath, Somerset English literary historian and critic. When the school at which he was teaching failed in 1876, he decided to write for a living. He produced several successful… …   Universalium

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