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Henry Thomas Buckle (1821–1862)

Buckle, Henry Thomas. An English historian; born in Lee, Kent, Nov. 24, 1821; died in Damascus, May 29, 1862. A self-educated man, he is known for his great work ‘The History of Civilization in England’ (2 vols., 1857–61). His ‘Miscellaneous and Posthumous Works’ were edited by Helen Taylor. (See Critical and Biographical Introduction).