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date: 12 July 2020

Kittredge, George Lymanlocked

(28 February 1860–23 July 1941)
  • Derek Pearsall

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Kittredge, George Lyman (28 February 1860–23 July 1941), professor of English, was born in Boston, the son of Edward Lyman Kittredge, a storekeeper, and the widowed Deborah Lewis Benson. Kittredge went to Roxbury Latin School in 1875 and to Harvard to study classics in 1878, supported by money from friends. At Harvard he came under the influence of ...

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