Author:William Spalding

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William Spalding
(1809–1859)
Professor of Rhetoric at Edinburgh. Professor of Logic, St Andrews.
This author wrote articles for the Encyclopædia Britannica, Ninth Edition.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB9 by the initials "W. S."
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "W. S."

Works[edit]

  • Italy and the Italian Islands from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time (1841) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • The history of English literature; with an outline of the origin and growth of the English language (1853) (external scan)
  • A letter on Shakspere's authorship of The two noble kinsmen: and on the characteristics of Shakspere's style and the secret of his supremacy (1876) (external scan)

Contributions to EB9[edit]

Contributions to EB1911[edit]

Works by this author published before January 1, 1925 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.