Thomas Kingsmill Abbott


Thomas Kingsmill Abbott

Thomas Kingsmill Abbott (1829-1913) was an Irish scholar and educator. He was born at Dublin and was educated at Trinity College, where he afterward occupied the chair of moral philosophy (1867-72), of biblical Greek (1875-88), and of Hebrew (1879-1900). He wrote the following books:
* "The Elements of Logic" (third edition, 1895)
* "Essays". chiefly on the original texts of the Old and New Testaments (1892)
* "A Commentary on Ephesians and Colossians" (1897)
* A translation of "Kant's Ethics", with a memoir (sixth edition, 1909)
* Kant's "Introduction to Logic" (fifth edition, 1878)
* "Elementary Theory of the Tides" (second edition, 1901)
* "Catalogue of Fifteenth Century Books in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, etc." (1905)

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