Petrie, George (17901866)

Petrie, George, Irish archæologist, born in Dublin, of Scottish parentage; bred to art; executed Irish landscapes, but is best known for his “Essay on the Round Towers of Ireland,” a work of no small interest (17901866).

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

Petrie, Flinders * Petroleum
Peter's Pence
Peterwardein
Pétion de Villeneuve, Jérôme
Petite Nature
Petition of Right
Petöfi, Sandor
Petra
Petrarch, Francesco
Petri, Laurentius
Petrie, Flinders
Petrie, George
Petroleum
Pétroleuse
Petronius
Pettie, John
Petty, Sir William
Petty Jury
Petty Officers
Petty Sessions
Peutinger, Conrad
Pfäfers