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The President’s Address

Trans. Devon. Assoc., vol.  XX, (1888), pp. 25-33.

by

The Very Rev. B. Cowie, D.D.

Prepared by Michael Steer

The Devonshire Association’s Presidential Address was presented at its July 1888 Exeter meeting. Dean Cowie’s address is a considered and optimistic retrospective on progress to date of the contemporary Sciences. The author, Benjamin Morgan Cowie was appointed Dean of Exeter Cathedral in 1883. The Dictionary of National Biography, 1901 Supplement, provides much detailed information about Dean Cowie’s life and his many remarkable contributions. He died in London on 3 May 1900. His extensive obituary is available in GENUKI. The Dean’s Presidential Address, from a copy of a rare journal can be downloaded from the Internet Archive. Google has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. These books, on which copyright has expired, are available for free educational and research use, both as individual books and as full collections to aid researchers.

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Allon, Dr.M.W.32
Arnold, Matthew29
Auber, Daniel31
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Bernhardt, Sarah32
Bessel, Friedrich28
Boiledieu François Adrien31
Botta, Paul Emile31
Bonomi, Joseph31
Bourdon, Louis Pierre Marie28
Boutet, Anne Françoise32
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Cayley, Arthur28
Chalmers, Dr. Thomas32
Chateaubriand, François René31
Cousin, Victor31
Crelle, Leopold28
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De Pressencé, Francis32
De Saulcy, Louis Félicien30
Doupanloup, Félix32
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Edmonds, Prebendary31
Euclid28
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Félix, Elizabeth32
Fraunhofer, Joseph von26
Fremont, Père Joseph Felix
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Gasparin, Agenor Etienne32
Gladstone, William Ewart31
Granville, Lord31
Granville, Viscount31
Gratry, Père August Joseph Alphonse32
Grove, Sir W.26
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Hall, Newman32
Hall, Robert32
Hamilton, Rev. Henry Parr28
Hamilton, Sir William Rowan28
Hardy, Mr. Thomas29
Helps, Arthur29
Herschel, Sir John William Frederick26
Herschel, Sir William26
Hezikiah31
Hincks, Dr. Edward31
Humboldt, Alexander von25
Huxley, Professor Aldous29
Hyacinthe, Père32
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Inge, Dean William Ralph32
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Janin, Jules31
Jay, William32
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Kreutzer, Rodolphe31
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Lacordaire, Jean Baptiste Henri32
Lamé, Gabriel28
La Mennais, Jean Marie de32
Laplace, Pierre Simon28
Lardner, Dr. Dionysius28
Layard, Austen Henry31
Ledger, Mr. Edmund25
Legendre, Adrien-Marie28
Liddon, Henry Parry32
Lloyd, Humphrey28
Lockyer, Sir Joseph Norman26
Loyson, Charles Jean Marie32
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Maccullagh, James28
Mars, Mlle. (see Boutet)32
Melvill, Henry32
Meyerbeer, Giacomo31
Monod, Adolphe32
Montalembert, Charles Forbes René de31
Morley, Henry29
Murphy, Gerard J.28
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Offenbach, Jacques31
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Plücker, Julius28
Proctor, Mr. Richard A.25
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Rachel, Mlle.32
Rawlinson, Henry Creswicke31
Renan, Ernest31
Rich, Claudius J.31
Ristori, Adelaide32
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Salmon, Dr. George28
Sand, George31
Sayce, Professor Archibald30
Scott, Walter29
Sennacharib31
Shorthouse, Mr. Joseph Henry29
Spotiswoode, William28
Spurgeon, Charles32
Ste Beuve, Charles-Augustin30
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Talma, François Joseph32
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Wood, James28