USBORNE, Charles Frederick

USBORNE, Charles Frederick. London 18.2.1874 — 6.11.1919. British Civil Servant in India. Son of Thomas U. and Agnes Elizabeth Gibbs. Studies at Balliol College, Oxford. Joined I.C.S. in 1898. Finally Deputy Commissioner of Hissar. On a sick leave committed suicide. Married 1906 Janet Muriel Leroy, four sons and one daughter.

Publications: Panjabi Lyrics and Proverbs. Translations in Verse and Prose. 6+65 p. Lahore 1905.

– Transl. Hir and Ranjha of Waris Shah. Supplement to IA. 1921, new ed. by M. Hasan. 201 p. Karachi 1966.

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