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date: 23 October 2019

Anscombe, (Gertrude) Elizabeth Margaretlocked

(1919–2001)
  • Jenny Teichman

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Anscombe, (Gertrude) Elizabeth Margaret (1919–2001), philosopher, was born on 18 March 1919 at Glanmire, North Strand, Limerick, the youngest child and only daughter of Allen Wells Anscombe (1885–1939), a schoolmaster at Dulwich College, then serving as a captain in the Royal Welch Fusiliers...

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Proceedings of the British Academy