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1801

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Go to Census Act (1800) in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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1802

Go to Factory Acts in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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Go to Political Register in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1803


1804

Go to Milton in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1805

Go to aqueduct in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (2 ed.)

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Go to Cockerell, Samuel Pepys (1753–1827) in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (2 ed.)

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1806
1807

Go to Davy, Sir Humphry in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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Go to Chesapeake affair in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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Go to Canning, George in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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Go to Hope, Thomas (1769–1831) in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (2 ed.)

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1808
1809

Go to Canning, George (1770–1827) in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1810

Go to Lady of the Lake, The in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1811



1812

Go to Castlereagh, Viscount in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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Go to Owen, Robert (1771–1858) in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Old Ironsides in New Oxford American Dictionary (3 ed.)

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c. 1813

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1814

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Go to peeler in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology (1 ed.)

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Go to Times, The in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1815

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1817
1818

1819

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Go to Ivanhoe in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1820




1821



1822

Go to Canning, George in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1823

Go to rugby football in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1824
1825

Go to joint-stock company in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking (4 rev ed.)

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1826
1827

Go to Canning, George in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1828

Go to Burke and Hare [Crime] in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion (3 ed.)

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1829

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Go to Fingal's Cave in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Boat Race in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1830


1831

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1832



Go to Fingal's Cave in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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1833

Go to Stephenson, Robert (1803–59) in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1834




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1836

Go to Pickwick Papers in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1837



1838

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Go to boxing in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1839
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1847

Go to Factory Acts in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1848


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1850


1851



1852


Go to Thomson, Sir William (1824–1907) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1853
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1855






Go to Maurice, F. D. (1805–72) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to chromolithograph in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms (2 ed.)

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1856

1857



Go to Victoria Cross in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1858





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Go to Atlantic Cable. in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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1859

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Go to Big Ben in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1860

1861

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1862
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1864

Go to Marylebone Cricket Club in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to International1 in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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1865


1866

Go to Howard, John (c. 1726–90) in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church (3 rev ed.)

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1867

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1868

Go to execution, public in The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History (1 ed.)

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1869

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1872
1874

Go to lawn tennis in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1875



Go to Channel Tunnel in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1877

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1878




1879

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1880
1881

Go to Keys, House of in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Savoy Theatre in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance (1 ed.)

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1882

Go to Invincibles in The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature (1 ed.)

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1883

1884


Go to prime meridian in The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea (2 ed.)

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Go to Fabian Society in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to GAA in The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature (1 ed.)

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Go to Maxim, Sir Hiram S. in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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1885

1886



Go to crofter in The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History (2 ed.)

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1887


1888

Go to Jack the Ripper in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1889

Go to Grove, Sir George (1820–1900) in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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1890


1891


1892






1893



Go to Gaelic League in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable (1 ed.)

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1894


Go to Tower in Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable (1 ed.)

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Go to Dreyfus case in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions (1 rev ed.)

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1895






Go to Promenade Concerts in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1896
1897




1898

Go to krypton in A Dictionary of Chemistry (6 ed.)

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Go to neon in A Dictionary of Chemistry (6 ed.)

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Go to xenon in A Dictionary of Chemistry (6 ed.)

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Go to Howard, Sir Ebenezer (1850–1928) in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (2 ed.)

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1899


Go to Magersfontein, battle of (1899) in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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1900








1901



Go to Kim in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Pomp and Circumstance in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to census in A Dictionary of Sociology (3 rev ed.)

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1902

Go to garden city movement in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics (3 ed.)

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Go to Irish National Dramatic Society in The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre (2 ed.)

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Go to Merit, Order of in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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1903



Go to Moore, G. E. (1873–1958) in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English (1 ed.)

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Go to garden city movement in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics (3 ed.)

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1904

Go to entente cordiale (1904) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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Go to Golden Bowl, The in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature (1 ed.)

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Go to Abbey Theatre, Dublin in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1905

Go to Bloomsbury Group in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Kipps in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English (1 ed.)

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Go to Craig, Gordon (1872–1966) in The Oxford Companion to English Literature (7 ed.)

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1906

Go to Chaplin, Charlie (1889–1977) in The Oxford Companion to English Literature (7 ed.)

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Go to dreadnought in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Lanchester, Henry Vaughan (1863–1953) in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (2 ed.)

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Go to isotope in A Dictionary of Astronomy (2 rev ed.)

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Go to Lusitania in The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea (2 ed.)

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Go to Wreckers, The in A Dictionary of Opera Characters (2 ed.)

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1907

Go to Walk to the Paradise Garden, The in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Triple Entente in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Dubliners in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to motor racing in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Delius, Frederick (1862–1934) in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Kensington in Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable (1 ed.)

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Go to Lusitania in The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea (2 ed.)

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c. 1908

Go to Scouting for Boys in The Oxford Companion to the Book (1 ed.)

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Go to old-age pensions in The Oxford Companion to British History (1 rev ed.)

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1909

Go to Twickenham in A Dictionary of London Place-Names (2 ed.)

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Go to Ann Veronica in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English (1 ed.)

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Go to Selfridges in Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable (1 ed.)

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Go to Beecham, Thomas (1879) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to MI5 and MI6 in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1910

Go to Girl Guides in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Kreisler, Fritz (1875) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Scott, Robert Falcon (1868–1912) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Fry, Roger (1866–1934) in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (2 ed.)

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Go to Wells, H. G. (1866–1946) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Kipling, Rudyard (1865–1936) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Beecham, Thomas (1879) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Howards End in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Lowry, L. S. (1887–1976) in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (2 ed.)

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1911

Go to Rutherford, Ernest (1871–1937) in A Dictionary of Scientists (1 ed.)

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Go to Smyth, Ethel (1858) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Lawrence, D. H. (1885–1930) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Pavlova, Anna (12 Feb. 1881) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Titanic in The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea (2 ed.)

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Go to Camden Town Group in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (2 ed.)

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Go to Beerbohm, Max (1872–1956) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Lorimer, Sir Robert Stodart (1864–1929) in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (2 ed.)

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1912

Go to Titanic in The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea (2 ed.)

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Go to Piltdown, Sussex, England in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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Go to Smyth, Ethel (1858) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Albania in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Kosovo in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1913

Go to Ulster Volunteer Force in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Sickert, Walter (31 May 1860) in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists (4 ed.)

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Go to Vickers Family in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History (1 ed.)

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Go to New Statesman in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Holmes, Arthur (1890–1965) in A Dictionary of Scientists (1 ed.)

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Go to X-ray crystallography in A Dictionary of Physics (6 ed.)

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Go to London, Treaty of (1913) in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World (1 ed.)

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Go to Soddy, Frederick (1877–1956) in A Dictionary of Scientists (1 ed.)

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Go to suffragettes in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Cat and Mouse Act (1913) in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Delius, Frederick (1862–1934) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Ireland, John (1879) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Irish Volunteers in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable (1 ed.)

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Go to Colonel Bogey in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Lawrence, D. H. (1885–1930) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1914

Go to Rokeby Venus in Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable (1 ed.)

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Go to Curragh in The Oxford Companion to Military History (1 ed.)

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Go to Vorticism in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (2 ed.)

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Go to Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Joyce, James (1882–1941) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Joyce, James (1882–1941) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to golf in A Dictionary of Sports Studies (1 ed.)

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Go to Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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Go to Epstein, Sir Jacob (10 Nov. 1880) in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists (4 ed.)

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Go to Tressell, Robert in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Novello, Ivor (1893–1951) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to British Expeditionary Force in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Austria-Hungary in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to British Expeditionary Force in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Zeppelin in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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Go to Dover in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History (1 ed.)

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