Escher, Johann Heinrich Alfred (b. 1819)

Escher, Johann Heinrich Alfred. Swiss statesman, born at Zurich; bred for the law, and lectured for a while in his native town; became President of the Council of Zurich; co-operated with Farrer in expelling the Jesuits; became member of the Diet; supported Federal union, and did much to promote and establish State education in Switzerland; (b. 1819).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Eschenbach, Wolfram von * Eschines
Erysipelas
Erythema
Erythrea
Erythrean Sea
Erzerum
Erzgebirge
Eryx
Esau
Eschatology
Eschenbach, Wolfram von
Escher, Johann Heinrich Alfred
Eschines
Escobar, Mendoza Antonio
Escurial
Esdraëlon
Esdras
Esk
Eskimo
Eskimo dog
Esmond, Henry
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