Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 17 January 2021

Dyce, Alexanderlocked

  • J. P. Hopson


Dyce, Alexander (1798–1869), literary scholar, was born on 30 June 1798 in George Street, Edinburgh, the eldest of the six children of Alexander Dyce (1758–1835), a major, later lieutenant-general, in the Madras infantry of the East India Company, and his wife, Frederica Meredith Mary (1778–1859)...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

Manchester Central Library, Manchester Archives and Local Studies
Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
University of Edinburgh Library
Blackwood's [Edinburgh] Magazine
Crockford's Clerical Directory
British Library, London