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Lewis, Sir George Cornewall
(b. London, April 21st, 1806; d. April 13th, 1863). Remarks on the Use and Abuse of Political Terms (1832); Local Disturbances in Ireland and the Irish Church Question (1836); Glossary of Herefordshire Provincial Words (1839), Essay on the Origin and Formation of the Romance Languages (1839); Essay on the Government of Dependencies (1841); Essay on the Influence of Authority in Matters of Opinion (1849); A Treatise on the Methods of Observation and Reasoning in Politics (1850); An Inquiry into the Credibility of Early Roman History; Our Foreign Jurisdiction and the Extradition of Criminals; Letters in 1870. He translated Böckhs Public Economy of Athens, Müllers History of Greek Literature, and Müllers Dorians. See Bagehots Biographical Studies.