Author:Augustine Birrell

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Augustine Birrell
English politician, barrister, academic and author. Chief Secretary for Ireland from 1907 to 1916

This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "A. B-l."

Augustine Birrell


  • Life of Charlotte Brontë (1887) IA
  • England's Helicon. A collection of lyrical and pastoral poems: published in 1600 (1887) IA
  • Res judicatae: papers and essays (1893) IA
  • Essays about men, women and books(1896) IA
  • Sir Frank Lockwood; a biographical sketch (1898) IA
  • Miscellanies (1901) IA
  • William Hazlitt (1902) IA
  • Andrew Marvell (1905) IA
  • In the name of the Bodleian, and other essays (1905) IA
  • Men, women, and books (1910) IA
  • Obiter dicta (July 1905) IA
  • More Obiter Dicta IA
  • Concerning solicitors, by one them (1920) IA
  • Frederick Locker-Lampson, a character sketch, with a small selection from letters addressed to him and bibliographical notes on a few of the books formerly in the Rowfant library (1920) IA
  • The collected essays & addresses of the Rt. Hon. Augustine Birrell, 1880-1920 Volume 1) (1922) IA 1, IA 2


  • The duties and liabilities of trustees; six lectures delivered in the Inner Temple during the Hilary sittings, 1896, at the request of he Council of legal education (1897) IA
  • Four lectures on the law of employers' liability at home and abroad (1897) IA
  • Emerson, a lecture (1903) IA

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Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1929.

This author died in 1933, so works by this author are in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 90 years or less. These works may be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.

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