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Benjamin Jowett (1817–1893)

Jowett, Benjamin. An English author and educator; born at Camberwell, England, in 1817; died at Oxford, Oct. 1, 1893. He became master of Baliol College in 1870. His most famous work, which he considered an English classic, is ‘The Dialogues of Plato,’ translated into English with analyses and introductions. He published a translation of ‘Thucydides’ (1881), and the ‘Politics of Aristotle’ (1885).