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ARNOLD, William Thomas

Forenames: William Thomas

Last name: ARNOLD

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Date of birth: 1852-09-18

Date of death: 1904-05-29

Date of Election: 1882-01-24

Honorary Member? No

Obituaries:

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No

Publications:

'German Ambitions as they Affect Britain and the United States' (1903)

'History of Rome', 1886

Contributions to English 'Historical Review' 1886-95

'Studies in Roman Imperialism' 1906 (ed. by E. Friddes)

1884 Issued ed. of Keats (new ed. 1907)

Contributor to T. Humphrey Wards' 'English Poets' 1880-2

1900 'The Manchester Stage 1880-1900'

Revised father's edition of Dryden's 'Essay of Dramatic Poesy' in 1902.

Place of Residence:

Notes:

Author and journalist.

1862-5 Oratory School, Birmingham
1871 University College, Oxford. 1872 Scholarship
1879 Prize with 'The Roman System of Provincial Administration to the Accession of Constantine the Great' (pub. 1879)
1879-96 Became a journalist for 'Manchester Guardian'
1898 Retired from Guardian because of spinal disease.
1899 Moved to London.

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