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date: 16 October 2019

Giles, Herbert Allenlocked

(1845–1935)
  • Janette Ryan

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Giles, Herbert Allen (1845–1935), Sinologist, was born at Oxford on 8 December 1845, the fourth son of the editor and translator John Allen Giles (1808–1884), and his wife, Anna Sarah Dickinson (d. 1896). He was educated at Charterhouse, and in 1867 joined the ...

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