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Greek verses.

 Management Group
Reference Code: GBR/0273/Pet.Misc.10

Dates

  • 1860 - 1876

Biographical / Historical

Richard Shilleto was born on Nov. 25, 1809, at Ulleskelf, near Tadcaster, Yorks, [2nd] s. of John (1801). Schools, Repton and Shrewsbury (head boy). Admitted pensioner (age 18) at TRINITY, Feb. 12, 1828. Matriculated Michs. 1828; Scholar, 1830; B.A. (2nd Classic) 1832; M.A. 1835. Fellow of Peterhouse, 1867; Dean, Librarian, assistant tutor and Praelector. Ord. deacon (Gloucester) Dec. 23, 1838; priest, Dec. 22, 1839. Assistant Master at Harrow, 1843-5. A famous Cambridge 'Coach.' 'The greatest Greek scholar in England since the death of Gaisford.' Known as 'Silly Toes.' Married, Jan. 7, 1834, Isabella S. H. Snelgar. Edited Demosthenes, 'De Falsa Legatione' and Thucydides, Books I and II. Died Sept. 24, 1876, in Bateman Street, Cambridge.

Extent

1 envelope(s) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

See 10/3.

Date information

DateText: n.d..

Originator(s)

Shilleto, Richard (1809-1876) classical scholar

Date
2016-06-29 15:37:34+00:00
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Peterhouse (Ward) Library Repository

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