Rutherford Alcock
British diplomat; first British diplomatic representative to live in Japan

This author wrote articles for the Encyclopædia Britannica, Ninth Edition
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB9 by the initials "R. Al."

Rutherford Alcock

Works Edit

  • Notes on the Medical History and Statistics of the British Legion in Spain London, 1838, 8vo.
  • Life's Problems 2nd edit. London, 1861 , 8vo.
  • Elements of Japanese Grammar Shanghai, 1861, 4to.
  • The Capital of the Tycoon London, 1863, 2 vols. 8vo.
  • Familiar Dialogues in Japanese, with English and French Translations London, 1863, 8vo.
  • Art and Art Industries in Japan London, 1878, 8vo.
  • A speech after the lecture The Past, Present and Future Trade of the Cape Colonies with Central Africa by Emil Holub (1879)

Works about Alcock Edit


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