Pollard, Albert Frederick

   F.R.Hist.S.
(b. 1869)
   Historical writer. The Jesuits in Poland (1892), England under Protector Somerset (1900), Henry VIII. (Gougiel Series, 1902), Life of Thomas Cranmer (1904), etc., and has contributed largely to The Dictionary of National Biography, and to the Cambridge Modern History, and ed. Political Pamphlets, Tudor Tracts, etc.

Short biographical dictionary of English literature . . 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Albert Pollard — Albert Frederick Pollard was a British historian who specialized in the Tudor period. He was born in Ryde on the Isle of Wight on December 16, 1869, and died on August 3, 1948, at Milford on Sea.Pollard studied and wrote about the history of the… …   Wikipedia

  • William G. Pollard — Infobox Scientist name = William G. Pollard box width = 300px |300px image width = 300px caption = Eleanor Roosevelt (center) and Dr. William Pollard watch as Nurse Mary Sutliff demonstrates a radiation counter during Roosevelt s 1955 visit to… …   Wikipedia

  • Christopher Villiers, 1st Earl of Anglesey — (c. 1593 – 3 April 1630), known at court as Kit Villiers, was an English courtier, Gentleman of the Bedchamber and later Master of the Robes to King James I. In 1623 he was ennobled as Earl of Anglesey and Baron Villiers of Daventry. With little… …   Wikipedia

  • Christopher Urswick — (1448? 1522[1]) was a priest and confessor of Margaret Beaufort. He was Rector of Puttenham, Hampshire, and later Dean of Windsor. Urswick is thought to have acted as a go between in the plotting to place her son Henry VII of England on the… …   Wikipedia

  • Granville Sharp — (10 November 1735 6 July 1813) was a British campaigner for the abolition of the slave trade, and a classicist. LifeGranville Sharp was the 20th of the 31 children of Thomas Sharp (1693 1758), a prolific theological writer and biographer of his… …   Wikipedia

  • London University (UK Parliament constituency) — UK former constituency infobox Name = London University Type = University Year = 1868 Abolition = 1950 members = oneLondon University was a university constituency electing one member to the British House of Commons, from 1868 to 1950.Boundaries …   Wikipedia

  • Donogh O'Brien, 4th Earl of Thomond — Donogh O Brien,[1] 4th Earl of Thomond and Baron of Ibrickan (died 1624) was an Irish nobleman and soldier noted for his loyalty to the English Crown. His long term objective, achieved after decades, was to obtain an official acknowledgment that… …   Wikipedia

  • Edmund Beaufort, 4. Duke of Somerset — Edmund Beaufort, selbsternannter 3. bzw. 4. Duke of Somerset[1] (* ca. 1439; † 6. Mai 1471 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire) war ein englischer Adeliger und Befehlshaber auf seiten des Hauses Lancaster während der Rosenkriege. Mit seinem Tod starb… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Edmund Beaufort, 4. Herzog von Somerset — Edmund Beaufort, selbsternannter 3. bzw. 4. Duke of Somerset[1] (* ca. 1439; † 6. Mai 1471 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire) war ein englischer Adeliger und Befehlshaber auf seiten des Hauses Lancaster während der Rosenkriege. Mit seinem Tod starb… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George James Allman — (* 24. November 1812 in Cork, Irland; † 24. November 1898 in Ardmore, Parkstone, Dorset[1]) war ein irischer Biologe und Hochschullehrer. Sein off …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

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

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.