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Frazer, Sir James George (1854–1941), social anthropologist and classical scholar, was born in Blythswood Square, Glasgow, on 1 January 1854, the eldest of the four children of Daniel F. Frazer (1821–1900), leading partner in the long-established firm of chemists Frazer and Green, and his wife, ...

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Sir James George Frazer (1854–1941) by Lafayette, 1926 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Lang, Andrew (1844–1912), anthropologist, classicist, and historian, was born on 31 March 1844 at Viewfield, in Selkirk, the eldest of the eight children of John Lang (1812–1869), sheriff clerk of Selkirkshire, and his wife, Jane Plenderleath Sellar (1821–1869), daughter of Patrick Sellar, factor to the ...

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Andrew Lang (1844–1912) by Sir William Blake Richmond, 1884 Scottish National Portrait Gallery