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Cowell, Edward Byleslocked

(1826–1903)
  • F. W. Thomas
  • , revised by J. B. Katz

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Cowell, Edward Byles (1826–1903), orientalist, born in St Clement's Street, Ipswich, on 23 January 1826, was the eldest son (in a family of three sons and one daughter) of Charles Cowell (d. 1842), who had inherited a successful business of merchant and maltster, and as a cultured Liberal was active in local affairs. His mother was ...

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