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George Cecil Bateman

Education

  • studied at King's College School, London, and at Merton College, Oxford where he achieved a first class BA degree in Classical Mods, (1865), and a second class in literae humaniores (1867).

    He left Oxford in 1868 having failed to obtain a fellowship, and briefly became a master at the Manchester Grammar School before spending six years in Guernsey as senior classical master of Elizabeth College, where he began his literary career by submitting his first reviews to The Academy. From 1874 until he returned to London in 1876 he was headmaster of the Elgin Educational Institute, with a brief period in 1877 on the Manchester Guardian. For ten years he was actively engaged in journalism, becoming an important member of the staff of the Saturday Review.

Career

  • English writer, literary historian, scholar, critic and oenophile.

Politics

Party affiliation: Liberal Party

Personality

Interests

Politicians: john Kenedy

Writers: Walter Scott's

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Born December 25, 1882
Died February 4, 1963
(aged 80)
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