Author:Oscar Browning

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Oscar Browning
English writer, historian and educational reformer
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, and the list on this page is complete to 1901.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "O. B."
Oscar Browning


  • Cornelius Nepos (1868)
  • Modern England (1879)
  • Modern France (1880)
  • History Of Educational Theories (1881)
  • True Stories From English History (1886)
  • Aspects Of Education (1888)
  • History Of England (1890)
  • Life Of George Eliot (1890) (external scan)
  • Dante, his life and writings (1891) (external scan)
  • Goethe, his life and writings (1891) (external scan)
  • The Life Of Bartolommeo Colleoni (1891)
  • The Flight To Varennes (1892) (external scan)
  • The citizen, his rights and responsibilities (1893) (external scan)
  • Guelphs And Ghibellines (1894) (external scan)
  • The Age Of The Condottieri (1895) (external scan)
  • Life Of Peter The Great (1898)
  • Wars of the Nineteenth Century (1899)
  • Charles XII of Sweden (1899) (external scan)
  • Wars of the century : and the development of military science (1903) (external scan)
  • History Of Europe, 1814-1843 (1901)
  • Impressions Of Indian Travel (1903) (external scan)
  • Napoleon, the first phase; some chapters on the boyhood and youth of Bonaparte, 1769-1793 (1905) (external scan)
  • The Fall Of Napoleon (1907) (external scan)
  • An introduction to the history of educational theories (1908) (external scan)
  • Memories Of Sixty Years at Eton College and elsewhere (1910) (external scan)
  • History Of The Modern World, 1815-1910 (1912) in 2 volumes (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • General History Of The World (1913)
  • History Of Medieval Italy, 568-1530 (1914)
  • General History Of Italy (1915)
  • Memories Of Later Years (1923)
  • Evolutionary history of England, its people and institutions (n.d.) (external scan)
  • The new illustrated history of England ([n.d.]) in 4 volumes (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2, 3, 4)

Edited works[edit]

  • The political memoranda of Francis Fifth Duke of Leeds, now first printed from the originals in the British museum (1884) (external scan)
  • The despatches of Earl Gower (1885) (external scan)
  • England And Napoleon In 1803 (1887) (external scan)
  • The journal of Sir George Rooke, admiral of the fleet, 1700-1702 (1897) (external scan)
  • Milton's tractate on education (1905) (external scan)
  • Despatches From Paris, 1784-1791 Vols I And II (1911) in 2 volumes (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)

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Contributions to the DNB[edit]

Works about Browning[edit]

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1926.

The author died in 1923, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also 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.