coxe


coxe

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  • Coxe — is a surname, and may refer to: Alfred Conkling Coxe, Sr., American federal judge Alfred Conkling Coxe, Jr., American federal judge Arthur Cleveland Coxe, American bishop, son of Samuel Hanson Cox Daniel Coxe, English governor of West Jersey… …   Wikipedia

  • Coxe — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Craig Coxe (* 1964), US amerikanischer Eishockeyspieler George Harmon Coxe (1901–1984), US amerikanischer Schriftsteller Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Coxe — (spr. Kohks), William, geb. 1747 in London; wurde Geistlicher, begleitete mehrere junge Männer auf ihren Reisen durch Europa, verwaltete seit 1786 geistliche Ämter u. st. 1828 in Bementon erblindet. Er schr.: Sketches of the natural, civil and… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Coxe — (spr. kockß), 1) William, engl. Reiseschriftsteller und Historiker, geb. 7. März 1747, gest. 16. Juni 1828, ward 1771 Geistlicher, bereiste 1775–94 Europa und ward 1804 Archidiakonus in Wiltshire. Er schrieb: »Travels in Switzerland« (Lond. 1789 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Coxe — (Kax), William, geb. 1747, Geistlicher, gest. 1828, engl. Reisender, Verfasser vieler seiner Zeit sehr gelesenen Reisewerke, auch Historiker, der wenigstens viel Material sammelte; seine Lebensbeschreibungen der beiden Walpole u. Marlboroughs… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Coxe-Rätter — Coxe Rätter, s. Siebvorrichtungen …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Coxe's Passage —    West out of Aldersgate Street, a little south of Long Lane (Strype, 1720 and 1755).    The site is now occupied by the eastern end of Newbury Street …   Dictionary of London

  • COXE, HENRY OCTAVIUS —    librarian, became assistant librarian of the Bodleian Library, Oxford, in 1838, and ultimately head librarian in 1860; under his direction the catalogue, consisting of 720 folio volumes, was completed; held this post till his death; has edited …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • COXE, WILLIAM —    a historical writer, heavy but painstaking, born in London; wrote History of the House of Austria and the Memoirs of Marlborough, and on Sir Robert Walpole and the Pelham Administrations (1747 1828) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Coxe, William — (1747 1828)    Historian, was b. in London, and ed. at Eton and Camb. As tutor to various young men of family he travelled much on the Continent, and pub. accounts of his journeys. His chief historical work is his Memoirs of the House of Austria… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature


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