WALLIS, Henry White

WALLIS, Henry White. Stockwell near London 10.7.1861 — Cambridge 18.7.1887. British Indologist. Son of Rev. Joseph W. and Albina Elworthy, educated at St.Paul’s School in London. Studied at Cambridge Greek and Sanskrit under Cowell. Fellow of Caius College, Cambridge.

Publications: The Cosmology of the Rig Veda. An Essay. 12+130 p. L. 1887.

Sources: A few lines by F. Kielhorn, Academy 32, 1887, 73 (= Kleine Schr. 1023); parents and dates in findagrave.com; stray notes in Internet.

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