People classified with "Lexicographer"

Total Cataloged: 2

John Lemprière
John Lemprière
John Lemprière achieved renown for his Bibliotheca Classica or Classical Dictionary containing a full Account of all the Proper Names mentioned in Ancient Authors, which, edited by various later scholars, long remained a reference book in mythology and classical history.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Lexicographer, Historian, Philologist
Specialty(ies): Dictionary of Classical Names
Contributions catalogued: 1
1 cataloged
Edmund Barker
Edmund Henry Barker
He was born at Hollym in Yorkshire. He entered Trinity College, Cambridge, as a scholar in 1807, and in 1809 won the Browne medal for Greek and Latin epigrams. However, he left the university without a degree, being prevented by...

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Historian, Lexicographer
Specialty(ies): Classical Literature
Contributions catalogued: 1
1 cataloged