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us: Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890


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    • us: Burton, Richard Francis, 1821-1890
    • us: B., F. 1821-1890
    • us: Baker, Frank, 1821-1890
    • us: Burton, R. F. (Richard F.), 1821-1890
    • us: Burton, Richard F. (Richard Francis), 1821-1890
    • us: Burton, Richard, 1821-1890
    • us: F. B., 1821-1890
    • us: Hâjî Abdû al-Yazdi, 1821-1890
    • us: Hâjî Abdû ĕl-Yezdî, 1821-1890
    • us: Burṭan, Ār. EF., 1821-1890
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1821-03-19
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1890-10-20
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Torquay (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Trieste (Italy)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) East India Company
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Travel
          (lcsh) Translating and interpreting
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Explorers
              (lcsh) Translators
          • Earlier Established Forms

              Burton, Richard Francis, 1821-1890Burton, Richard Francis,1821-1890
          • Sources

            • found: His "Stone talk", 1865.
            • found: Aladdin. Aladdin and his wonderful lamp, 1982: CIP t.p. (Sir Richard F. Burton)
            • found: Brodie, F. The Devil drives, 1984, c1967: CIP t.p. (Sir Richard Burton)
            • found: The kasǐdah of Hǎjǐ Abdǔ el-Yezdǐ, 1909: t.p. (F.B.)
            • found: The book of the thousand nights and a night, v.1, 1894-: t.p. (R.F. Burton)
            • found: Wikipedia, Feb. 15, 2013 (Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton, was a British geographer, explorer, translator, writer, soldier, orientalist, cartographer, ethnologist, spy, linguist, poet, fencer and diplomat; born on March 19, 1821 in Torquay, Devon, England; died on October 20, 1890 in Trieste, Austria-Hungary; a captain in the army of the East India Company; led an expedition to Lake Tanganyika for the Royal Geographical Society; attended Trinity College, Oxford, but did not graduate)
            • found: Grammar of the Siraiki language, 2013: t.p. (Richard Francis Burton) p. 4 of cover (Ār. Ef. Burṭan)
          • LC Classification

            • PR4349.B52
          • Change Notes

            • 1980-05-19: new
            • 2016-03-24: revised
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