22 relations: Arthur Conan Doyle, Arthur Woollgar Verrall, Christ College, Brecon, Clare College, Cambridge, Duncan Gordon Boyes, Eastbourne College, Euripides, Hertford, Hertfordshire, Hertingfordbury, Homer, Kings Norton, Malvern College, Parapsychology, Shimonoseki, Society for Psychical Research, Sophocles, Spiritualism, Victoria Cross, Walter Leaf, William F. Barrett, Worcestershire.
Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes.
Arthur Woollgar Verrall (5 February 1851, Brighton – 18 June 1912, Cambridge) was a British classics scholar associated with Trinity College, Cambridge, and the first occupant of the King Edward VII Chair of English.
Christ College, Brecon is a co-educational, boarding and day independent school, located in the market town of Brecon in mid-Wales.
Clare College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
Duncan Gordon Boyes VC (5 November 1846 – 26 January 1869) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Eastbourne College is a British co-educational independent school for day and boarding pupils aged 13–18, in the town of Eastbourne on the south coast of England.
Euripides (Εὐριπίδης) was a tragedian of classical Athens.
Hertford is the county town of Hertfordshire, England, and is also a civil parish in the East Hertfordshire district of the county.
Hertfordshire (often abbreviated Herts) is a county in southern England, bordered by Bedfordshire to the north, Cambridgeshire to the north-east, Essex to the east, Buckinghamshire to the west and Greater London to the south.
Hertingfordbury is a small village and civil parish in Hertfordshire, England, close to the county town of Hertford.
Homer (Ὅμηρος, Hómēros) is the name ascribed by the ancient Greeks to the legendary author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic poems that are the central works of ancient Greek literature.
Kings Norton, alternatively King's Norton, is an area of Birmingham, England.
Malvern College is an independent coeducational day and boarding school in Malvern, Worcestershire, England.
Parapsychology is the study of paranormal and psychic phenomena which include telepathy, precognition, clairvoyance, psychokinesis, near-death experiences, reincarnation, apparitional experiences, and other paranormal claims.
is a city located in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.
The Society for Psychical Research (SPR) is a nonprofit organisation in the United Kingdom.
Sophocles (Σοφοκλῆς, Sophoklēs,; 497/6 – winter 406/5 BC)Sommerstein (2002), p. 41.
Spiritualism is a new religious movement based on the belief that the spirits of the dead exist and have both the ability and the inclination to communicate with the living.
The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest award of the British honours system.
Sir Walter Leaf (26 November 1852, Upper Norwood – 8 March 1927, Torquay) was an English banker, classical scholar and psychical researcher.
Sir William Fletcher Barrett (10 February 1844 in Kingston, Jamaica – 26 May 1925) was an English physicist and parapsychologist.
Worcestershire (written abbreviation: Worcs) is a county in the West Midlands of England.