Author:John Selby Watson

John Selby Watson
British clergyman, classical translator and murderer


  • The life of George Fox, founder of the Quakers (1860)
  • Sir William Wallace, the Scottish hero: a narrative of his life and actions (1861)
  • The Life of Richard Porson, M. A. (1861)
  • The life of William Warburton, D.D., lord bishop of Gloucester from 1760-1779 (1863)
  • The reasoning power in animals (1867)
  • Biographies of John Wilkes and William Cobbett (1870)

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Works by this author published before January 1, 1925 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.