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Richard Porson

LOC:    Porson, Richard, 1759-1808
NRA:    Porson Richard (1759-1808) Classical Scholar Radical Journalist
DNB:    Porson, Richard (1759-1808), classical scholar
LBT ID: RiPorso1808    VIAF ID: 10655647    LOC ID: n85822586
B/BAP:   1759-12-25
DIED:   1808-09-25
SOURCES: DNB; Prance, Companion to Charles Lamb (1983); Virtual International Authority File; LOC Name Authority File
Classical scholar and Regius Professor of Greek at Cambridge (1792); he edited four plays of Euripides.
REFERENCES TO Richard Porson:
Charles Lamb to Thomas Manning, [3 November 1800] in The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb. Letters (London: Methuen and Co., 1905)
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Samuel Rogers to Sarah Rogers, 26 October 1808 in Samuel Rogers and his Contemporaries 2 Vols (London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1889)
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Sir James Mackintosh to John Whishaw, 13 August 1811 in The “Pope” of Holland House: Selections from the Correspondence of John Whishaw and his Friends 1813-1840 (London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1906)
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Lord Byron to John Murray, 20 February 1818 in Letters and Journals of Lord Byron 2 Vols (London: John Murray, 1830)
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Robert Southey to Henry Taylor, 10 January 1825 in The Life and Correspondence of Robert Southey (London: 1849-1850)
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Charles Lamb to George Dyer, 22 February 1831 in The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb. Letters (London: Methuen and Co., 1905)
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Pierce Egan to Cyrus Redding, 12 April [1832] in Fifty Years’ Recollections, Literary and Personal, with Observations on Men and Things. 3 vols (London: Charles J. Skeet, 1858)
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