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Reference numberEC/1851/05
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TitleEastwick, Edward Backhouse: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationEdward B Eastwick. The Author of Dry Leaves from Hindi, - a Hindu Vocabulary; a Hindoostane Grammer, notices of Allore & Rohree; Translator of the Zartusht Namah or Legendary History of Zoroaster, - Translator of Schiller's Revolt of the Netherlands; and Translator of Bopp's Comparative Grammar. Eminent as a Philologist and Linguist, & distinguished for his literary attainments, & his anxiety to promote the progress of science and knowledge.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. J Lincoln; Joseph Hume; Cawdor; Henry Ellis; J G Bonner; A Sedgwick; J C Morris; R H Solly; Edward Solly; W Bowman; William Fergusson; C Elliott; Chas Brooke.
From Personal Knowledge. W H Sykes; John Briggs; J F W Herschel; H H Wilson; James C Melvill; Rd Jenkins; J A Moore; Richard Partridge; Willm Jackson Hooker; W H C Plowden
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Eastwick, Edward Backhouse: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7662Eastwick; Edward Backhouse (1814 - 1883)1814 - 1883
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