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Chandler, Richard (bap. 1737, d. 1810), classical scholar and traveller, was born at Elson, Hampshire, and baptized at Alverstoke on 11 May 1737, the son of Daniel and Elizabeth Chandler. Educated at Winchester School on the foundation, he entered Queen's College, Oxford, on 9 May 1755, having failed to gain a place at ...