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date: 15 May 2021

Lindsay, James Ludovic, twenty-sixth earl of Crawford and ninth earl of Balcarreslocked

(1847–1913)
  • Owen Gingerich

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Lindsay, James Ludovic, twenty-sixth earl of Crawford and ninth earl of Balcarres (1847–1913), astronomer and book collector, the only son of Alexander William Crawford Lindsay, twenty-fifth earl of Crawford and eighth earl of Balcarres (1812–1880), and his wife, Margaret, the eldest daughter of ...

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