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date: 25 February 2021

Anster, Johnlocked

(1793–1867)
  • Edward Dowden
  • , revised by Catherine Pease-Watkin

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Anster, John (1793–1867), jurist and poet, was born in Charleville, co. Cork, the son of John Anster. He entered Trinity College, Dublin, in 1810, and obtained a scholarship in 1814. In Easter term 1824 Anster was called to the Irish bar; in the following year he took the degree of doctor of laws. In 1832 he married ...

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