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Benson, Edward Fredericlocked

(1867–1940)
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Benson, Edward Frederic (1867–1940), novelist, was born at Wellington College on 24 July 1867. He was the third son of Edward White Benson (1829–1896), headmaster of Wellington College and subsequently archbishop of Canterbury, and his wife, Mary Sidgwick (1841–1918). He was a younger brother of ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
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