Arber, Edward, 1836-1912

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Edward Arber was the first Professor of English Language and Literature at the Mason Science College, 1881-1894 (a predecessor college of the University of Birmingham), and he was the transcriber of the Stationers' Register and the Term Catalogues, and editor of the English Reprint series.

Reference: Deposit information.

For further reading about the University of Birmingham see: Eric Ives, Diane Drummond, Leonard Schwarz The First Civic University: Birmingham 1880-1980 An Introductory History (The University of University of Birmingham Press. 2000).

From the guide to the University of Birmingham Staff Papers: Papers of Edward Arber, 1858-1913, (University of Birmingham Information Services, Special Collections Department)

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associatedWith Arber Edward Professor of language and literature person
correspondedWith Child, Francis James, 1825-1896 person
correspondedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
correspondedWith Ingleby, C. M. (Clement Mansfield), 1823-1886 person
associatedWith Lenox, James, 1800-1880 person
associatedWith Lounsbury, Thomas Raynesford, 1838-1915. person
associatedWith Nicholson, Brinsley, 1824-1892, person
correspondedWith Norris, Joseph Parker, 1847-1916 person
associatedWith Ward, Lester Frank, 1841-1913. person
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Birth 1836-12-04

Death 1912-11-23






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