Edward Abbott Writer

Edward Abbott (1841–1908) was an American clergyman, journalist, and author, son of Jacob Abbott, born at Farmington, Maine. He graduated in 1860 at the University of New York, studied from 1860 to 1862 at the Andover Theological Seminary, and in 1863 served in the United States Sanitary Commission at Washington with the Army of the Potomac. He was ordained in 1863 to the Congregational ministry, and was pastor of Pilgrim Church, Cambridge, Massachusetts, from 1865 to 1869. From 1869 to 1878 he was associate editor of The Congregationalist, and from 1878 to 1888 editor of the Literary World, whose direction he again assumed in 1895. In 1879 he was ordained a priest of the Episcopal Church and appointed rector of St. James's parish, Cambridge. His publications include The Conversations of Jesus (1875) and Phillips Brooks (1900).

Personal details

Date of birth
1841
Place of birth
Farmington
Nationality
United States of America
Date of death
1908 at age of 67
Places lived
Maine , United States, with Territories
pop. 1,328,302 (2013)
Cambridge , Massachusetts
pop. 107,289 (2013)

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Education

1. New York University Colleges/University

New York University (NYU) is a private, nonsectarian research university based in New York City, USA. NYU's main campus is situated in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Lower Manhattan. Founded in 1831, NYU is one of the largest private nonprofit institutions of American higher education.

Type Private university
Endowment
2012. 2.83 bil. $
2011. 2.75 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1831
Headquarters
70 Washington Sq South, 10012 - New York City, New York
Undergraduates
2012. 22,498
2011. 20,815
2010. 22,097
2009. 21,759
Postgraduates
2012. 18,557
2010. 21,700
Acceptance rate
2014. 34.0 %
2013. 35.0 %
2011. 30.0 %
2010. 32.0 %
Local tuition
2012. 43.2 K $
2010. 37.9 K $
Official web page www.nyu.edu
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