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Palmer, Arthurlocked

  • R. Y. Tyrrell
  • , revised by Richard Smail


Palmer, Arthur (1841–1897), classical scholar and critic, was born at Guelph, Ontario, Canada, on 14 September 1841, the sixth child of the Ven. Arthur Palmer, archdeacon of Toronto, and his first wife, Hester Madeline Crawford. He was educated first by his father, then at the ...

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