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Sir John Bowring 1792-1872

Sir John Bowring 1792-1872

aspects of his life and career

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Published by Devonshire Association in [Plymouth?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Bowring, John, Sir, 1792-1872 -- Congresses.,
    • Bowring, John, Sir, 1792-1872.,
    • Legislators -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Congresses.,
    • Diplomats -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Congresses.,
    • Linguists -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Joyce Youings.
      ContributionsYouings, Joyce A., Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Art.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT788.B764 S57 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 111 p. :
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1190691M
      ISBN 100852140525
      LC Control Number94181473
      OCLC/WorldCa29224349


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Bowring, Sir John, LL.D., a distinguished man of letters, was born at Exeter, Oct. 17, His studies extended to philology, poetry, politics, and other branches of learning, whilst as editor of the Westminster Review for some years (he received the appointment in ) he did considerable work as a reviewer.

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Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for Sir John Bowring (17 Oct –23 Nov ), Find a Grave Memorial no.citing Higher Cemetery, Exeter, City of Exeter, Devon, England ; Maintained by Find A : Higher Cemetery, Exeter, City of Exeter.

Sir John Bowring () This article was written by George Barnett Smith and was published in Sir John Bowring, linguist, writer, and traveller, was born at Exeter on 17 October He was descended from an ancient Devonshire family, which gave its name to the estate of Bowringsleigh, in the parish of West Allington.

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Reformer, intellectual, colonial governor, Sir John Bowring (–) was the archetype of the ambitious men who made Britain the leading global power in the 19th century. Born to a modest trading family, he showed an aptitude for languages which led him to literature, then to radical politics in the struggles for liberty in France, Spain 5/5(1).

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bowring, John, Autobiographical recollections of Sir John Bowring. We would like to thank Philip Bowring for sending James an advance copy of his book Free Trade's First Missionary: Sir John Bowring In Europe And Asia (Hong Kong University Press, forthcoming).

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He was a high-profile advocate of free trade. In the cross of Christ I glory, towering o’er the wrecks of time; all the light of sacred story gathers round its head sublime. Sir John Bowring () was a distinguished scholar, ranked by some as one of the great minds of his day in the English-speaking world.

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Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library Availability: Where applicable, subject to copyright. Other restrictions on distribution may apply. Sir John Bowring, KCB (Chinese translated name: 寶寧, 寶靈 (for Putonghua speakers) or 包令 (for Cantonese)) (Thai: พระยาสยามมานุกูลกิจ สยามมิตรมหายศ) (17 October – 23 November ) was an English political economist, traveller, writer, literary.

An account of the British embassy to the court of King Mongkut () which opened Siam to free trade, with a detailed description of the country, royal family, people, customs, and the city of Bangkok, prepared by Sir John Bowring (). While writing a paper on a district of Manila, I stumbled upon a book, A Visit to the Philippines by Sir John Bowring.

He is the fourth Governor of Hongkong and when he visited the country, he published his accounts in this book (available online at ). I am particularly interested in the Fruits and.

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In the last years of his life, Sir John Bowring built Claremont, in Exeter and involved himself in County affairs. He was instrumental in founding the Devonshire Association, and also utilised his language skills to make a definitive study of Devon dialect.

He died at Claremont on the 23rd Novemberand was buried in Higher Cemetery. Sir. John Bowring's biography and life John Bowring, KCB (17 October – 23 November ) was an English political economist, traveller, miscellaneous writer.

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Mr. Bowring will launch his new book, “Free Trade’s First Missionary”, a biography of Sir John Bowring (), a liberal, Unitarian, linguist, poet, economist, politician, iron. The collection consists of the papers of the Bowring family, whose best-known member was Sir John Bowring (), politician, administrator and traveller.

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The entries given at Exeter, Hackney, Dalston and other locations in London, Amsterdam, Geneva, Paris, Porto, Stockholm.About this Book Catalog Record Details. The kingdom and people of Siam; with a narrative of the mission Bowring, John, Sir, View full catalog record.