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Lyall, Sir Alfred Comynlocked

  • Katherine Prior


Lyall, Sir Alfred Comyn (1835–1911), administrator in India and writer, was born on 4 January 1835 at Coulsdon in Surrey, second son of the seven sons and four daughters of Alfred Lyall (1796–1865), philosopher and rector of Harbledown, Kent, and his wife, Mary Drummond (...

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