Inglis Palgrave

Inglis Palgrave

Sir Robert Harry Inglis Palgrave (1827-1919) was a British economist. He was editor of "The Economist", and author of "Palgrave's Dictionary of Political Economy". He was knighted in 1909.

He was educated at Charterhouse School and the University of Cambridge. He then joined Dawson Turner Turner and Gurney, the banking firm of his grandfather Dawson Turner.

Family

He was the son of Francis Palgrave and his wife Elizabeth Turner, daughter of the banker Dawson Turner. His brothers were Francis Turner Palgrave, William Gifford Palgrave and Sir Reginald Palgrave. He married in 1859 Sarah Maria Brightwen, daughter of George Brightwen of Saffron Walden.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Palgrave Macmillan — Création 2002 Siège social …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Palgrave — (or Palsgrave ) is the English title of a Count Palatine ( Pfalzgraf ) of the Holy Roman Empire.*Palgrave, Ontario *Palgrave, Suffolk *Palgrave, an imprint of St. Martin s Press *John Palsgrave (d. 1554), English scholar *Sir Francis Palgrave… …   Wikipedia

  • Palgrave — ist der Name folgender Personen: Francis Palgrave (eigentlich Cohen; 1788–1861), britischer Geschichtsforscher (Vater der nachfolgenden Personen) Francis Turner Palgrave (1824 1897), Literaturkritiker, Dichter und langjähriger Oxford Professor of …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PALGRAVE — PALGRAVE, English family. SIR FRANCIS (1788–1861) was an English historian. The son of a London stockbroker named Meyer Cohen, Palgrave was an infant prodigy and, at the age of eight, made a French translation of The Battle of the Frogs and the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Palgrave — (spr. péllgrëw oder paol ), 1) Sir Francis, engl. Geschichtsforscher, geb. im Juli 1788 in London, gest. 6. Juli 1861, Sohn jüdischer Eltern (Cohen), studierte Rechtswissenschaft und englische Verfassungsgeschichte, wurde 1827 Rechtsanwalt in… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Francis Palgrave — Sir Francis Palgrave FRS, né Francis Ephraim Cohen, 1788 1861, est un historien britannique[1], auteur d une Histoire de l Angleterre, dont le premier volume, History of the Anglo Saxons paraît en 1831. Le premier tome de son œuvre majeure, The… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Francis Palgrave — Sir Francis Palgrave FRS, born Francis Ephraim Cohen, (1788 6 July 1861) was an English historian. Early life He was born in London, the son of Meyer Cohen, a Jewish stockbroker (d. 1831) by his wife Rachel Levien Cohen (d. 1815). He was… …   Wikipedia

  • The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd Edition — The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd Edition, is an eight volume reference work published in May 2008, edited by Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume. It contains 5.8 million words, spans 7,680 pages with 1,872 articles written by… …   Wikipedia

  • The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics — (2008), 2nd Edition, is an eight volume reference work, edited by Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume. It contains 5.8 million words and spans 7,680 pages with 1,872 articles. Included are 1057 new articles and, from earlier, 80 essays that… …   Wikipedia

  • Francis Turner Palgrave — (September 28, 1824 October 24, 1897) was a British critic and poet.He was born at Great Yarmouth, the eldest son of Sir Francis Palgrave, the historian and his wife Elizabeth Turner, daughter of the banker Dawson Turner. His brothers were… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”