biographical dictionaries

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  • The main facts of his life may be found in any biographical dictionary. Cited from A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.), by Mrs. Sutherland Orr
  • His name does not appear in the standard biographical dictionaries of the Christian church.
  • There are a large and ever growing number of biographical dictionaries of women writers.
  • Neither of these distinguished men have yet, that I am aware of, found their way into any biographical dictionary. Cited from Notes and Queries, No. 181, April 16, 1853, ed. by George Bell
  • For example, how easily could this be given in the case of a Biographical Dictionary! Cited from Notes & Queries, No. 44, Saturday, August 31, 1850, by Various
  • No less than sixteen immediate members of the family are recorded in the standard biographical dictionaries of America. Cited from The Land of Contrasts, by James Fullarton Muirhead
  • He also published a remarkable biographical dictionary and other works.
  • He is best known as the author of the General Biographical Dictionary.
  • Who's Who in France is a biographical dictionary published in France and written in French.
  • I have searched all my Biographical Dictionaries, but cannot find the people of whom you are in search. Cited from Punch, Vol. 102, June 25, 1892, ed. by Sir Francis Burnand
  • The biographical dictionary of women in science: Pioneering lives from ancient times to the mid-20th century.
  • See a biographical dictionary or encyclopaedia for their dates and their works. Cited from Browning's Shorter Poems, by Robert Browning
  • A biographical dictionary of the Russian Revolution includes hundreds of entries, but does not include her.
  • You may hunt for it in vain among the biographical dictionaries. Cited from The Book-Hunter, by John Hill Burton
  • In this sense, the form of the book tends toward being both that of a biographical dictionary and a chronicle.
  • A New Biographical Dictionary appeared in 1873, and was subsequently developed under various titles.
  • The Worthies of Ireland is regarded as the first general Irish biographical dictionary.
  • He was also involved in the publishing of the Polish Biographical Dictionary.
  • Biographical dictionaries - a type of encyclopedic dictionary limited to biographical information - have been written in many languages.
  • She stands for thousands of women in modern and contemporary historiography, and has had several biographies in biographical dictionaries.
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