Author:George Birkbeck Norman Hill

George Birkbeck Norman Hill
English editor and author
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "G. B. H." in vol. 26.
George Birkbeck Norman Hill


  • Dr. Johnson, His Friends and His Critics (1878) (external scan)
  • The Life of Sir Rowland Hill and the History of Penny Postage (1880) (external scan)
  • (ed.) Colonel Gordon in Central Africa, 1874-1879 (1885) (external scan)
  • Footsteps of Dr. Johnson (Scotland) with illus. by Lancelot Speed (1890) (external scan)
  • (ed.) Boswell's Life of Johnson (1891) in 6 vols.
  • Writers and Readers (1892) (external scan)
  • Harvard College, by an Oxonian (1894) (external scan)
  • Talks about Autographs (1896) (external scan)
  • Johnsonian Miscellanies (1897) in 2 vols. (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • (ed.) Letters of Dante Gabriel Rossetti to William Allingham, 1854-1870 (1897) (external scan)
  • (ed.) Johnson's History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia (1898)
  • (ed.) Unpublished letters of Dean Swift (1899) (external scan)
  • Letters of George Birkbeck Hill (1906), arranged by his daughter Lucy Crump

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