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Browning, Robertlocked

  • N. G. Wilson


Browning, Robert (1914–1997), Byzantinist, was born at 64 Airlie Street, Glasgow, on 15 January 1914, the oldest of the three sons of Alexander Martin Browning, cardboard box manufacturer, and his wife, Jeanie Murray, née Miller, primary school teacher. After attending Kelvinside Academy, where for a time under parental pressure he had studied science, he entered ...

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