James (or Jamie, or Jim, or Jimmy) Thomson may refer to:
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... Adam Thomson (disambiguation) Alexander Thomson (1817–1875), Scottish architect Andrew Thomson (disambiguation) Beverly Thomson (born 1966), Canadian journalist Bob Thomson, English ... Thomson (Sir Joseph John Thomson, 1856–1940), English physicist who discovered the electron J ... Archer Thomson (1863–1913), British rock-climber and mountaineer James Thomson (disambiguation), several people James Thomson (poet) (1700–1748), poet of the eighteenth century, author of The Seasons ...
... who worked with LUC (Land Use Consultants.) The seat is inscribed with lines by James Thomson, the 18th century Scottish poet best known for writing the words ... At the north eastern end of Pembroke Lodge Gardens there is another memorial to Thomson, who died at Richmond in 1748 ... The board has a poem about Thomson by the writer and historian John Heneage Jesse ...
1882 James Atkinson of Hampstead, London, England invented the Atkinson cycle engine. 1882–1883 James Wimshurst of Poplar, London, England 1882–1883 John Hopkinson of Manchester, England patents the three-phase electric power system in 1882. 1887 William Thomson (later Baron Kelvin) of Belfast, Ireland introduces the multicellular voltmeter ...
... James Thomson (minister) (1768–1855), Scottish editor of the Encyclopædia Britannica James Thomson (calico printer) (1779–1850), English industrial chemist James Thomson (mathematician) (1786–1 ... Thomson (1878–1959), American newspaper publisher James Allan Thomson (1881–1928), New Zealand geologist, scientific administrator and museum director James Noel Thomson (1888–197 ... Thomson (1892–1972), President of the University of Saskatchewan and Moderator of the United Church of Canada James Beveridge Thomson (1902-1983), Chief Justice of the ...
... most important and the most successful, is The Seasons (1726–1730) of James Thomson ... A great part of Thomson's poem is nothing more nor less than a skillfully varied catalogue of natural phenomena ... Yet Thomson succeeds, as few other poets of his class have succeeded, in producing nobly-massed effects and comprehensive beauties such as were utterly unknown to his predecessors ...
Famous quotes containing the words thomson and/or james:
“When Britain first, at Heavens command,
Arose from out the azure main,
This was the charter of her land,
And guardian angels sung the strain:
Rule, Britannia! Britannia rules the waves!
Britons never shall be slaves.”
—James Thomson (17001748)
“There are moods in which one feels the impulse to enter a tacit protest against too gross an appetite for pure aesthetics in this starving and sinning world. One turns half away, musingly, from certain beautiful useless things.”
—Henry James (18431916)