St. BARBE (Browne), Henry Lewis (Louis)

St. BARBE (Browne), Henry Lewis (Louis). 1849? — ?.3.1886. British Civil Servant in Burma. Studies at Oxford from 1868 (when 19). Political Agent at Bhamo in the 1870s, then stationed in Mandalay. Killed by dacoits in Bassein district.

Publications: edited in Pali: “The Namakkára, with Translation and Commentary”, JRAS 15, 1883, 213-220.

Sources: Alumni Oxonienses; death in H. T. White, A Civil Servant in Burma. L. 1913, 141; briefly by E. Chew in Journal of Southeast Asian History 10, 1969, 253ff. (note 14); portrait in https://www.ebay.ie/dsc/sis.html?_itemId=141101002665&_nkw=Antique+Print+of+1886+Dacoits+Burma+Popa+Pass+Rangoon+Mounted+Volunteers+War+Sag&_mPrRngCbx=1.

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