MORRIS, Henry

MORRIS, Henry. 22.4.1829 — 1912. British Civil Servant and Historian in India. Son of —> John Carnac M. “Educated at Rugby and Haileybury, 1846-48. In India, 1848-75, in the Madras C.S., rose to be Judge of Godavery. Was for years Inspector of Schools.

Publications: The history of India. 1856, 14th ed. 1912; a history of England, 1858.

A Descriptive and Historical Account of the Godavery District. L. 1878.

A simplified Grammar of the Telugu Language. L. 1890.

Anglo-Indian Worthies. 1-2. L. 1891-1901; Brief Lives of Governors-General of India. 1-2. L. 1894-96; Founders of the Bible Society. 160 p. [1895]; Sir Monier Monier Williams, the English Pandit. L. 1900,

Charles Grant. Director of the East India Company and Member of Parliament. 45/63 p. 1898 or 1904 (several conflicting accounts, perhaps the 1904 book was a new, still longer version).

Sources: Buckland, Dictionary; great number of stary notes, mostly on his books, in Internet.

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