Tyrrell, Robert Yelverton

   LL.D., D.C.L.
(b. 1844)
   Scholar. Has translated Acharnians of Aristophanes into English verse (1883), author of Cicero in his Letters (1896), Latin Poetry (1893), Echoes of Kottabos (with Sir E. Sullivan) (1906), has ed. various classics.

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