WORDSWORTH, Christopher


WORDSWORTH, Christopher
(1807-1885)
   English ANGLICAN BISHOP and nephew of William WORDSWORTH who promoted the study of the CHURCH FATHERS.

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  • Christopher Norton —     Christopher Norton     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Christopher Norton     Martyr; executed at Tyburn, 27 May, 1570. His father was Richard Norton of Norton Conyers, Yorkshire, and his mother, Susan Neville, daughter of Richard, second Baron… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Wordsworth — (spr. Uörrdsnörrsh), William, geb. 7. April 1770 in Cockermouth in Cumberland; studirte seit 1787 in Cambridge, lebte seit 1796 mit Coleridge in enger Freundschaft u. machte 1798 mit demselben eine Reise nach Deutschland; seit 1803 lebte er zu… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Christopher Bucklow — Tetrarch Unique dye destruction print. Christopher Bucklow (born 1957) is a British artist. He is best known for his photographs and paintings. His work can be found in many museums across the United States. In 2007 his book on Philip Guston was… …   Wikipedia


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