Sir Gilbert Inglefield

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Bicentennial Of The Encyclopædia Britannica - The Britannica Banquet
... As Sir Gilbert Inglefield, the Lord Mayor of London, put it during his speech, "This, surely, is yet one more memorable episode in our chronicles of time." Five speakers gave brief ... Robert Hutchins, Chairman of the Board of Editors for the Britannica Sir Gilbert Inglefield, the Lord Mayor of the City of London the Right Honorable Harold Wilson ... not merely a reference work (an "enchantingly vast cornucopia of erudition", in Sir Gilbert Inglefield's words), but a great educational instrument of all humanity in ...

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