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Creator NameFowler, Rachel Elfreda (fl1872-1927)
DescriptionNote books on world travel and Andre Thevet (1502-1590).
Admin HistoryBorn 1872; Entered Westfield College in 1894 and left to study a Degree Course in Modern Languages at Oxford University; obtained a Doctorate from University of Paris in 1905 with thesis on Une source francaise des poèmes de Gower; served as a nurse for two years in Paris during the First World War; later went on to lecture on art and history at Oxford; committed suicide in old age. Daughter of Fowler, Sir Robert Nicholas, first baronet (1828–1891), banker and politician.
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CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/97Fowler; Rachel Elfreda (fl.1872-1927); Lecturer in art and history
DS/UK/98Fowler; Sir; Robert Nicholas (1828-1891); first baronet; Banker and politician
DS/UK/99Thevet; Andre (1502-1590); French Franciscan priest, explorer, cosmographer and writer