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Phillips, William (1773–1828), printer and geologist

H. S. Torrens.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing; Geology and the Lithosphere. 1003 words.

Phillips, William (1773–1828), printer and geologist, was born on 9 May 1773 at the Poultry, London, the son of James Phillips (1745–1799) and his wife, Mary, née Whiting (1747–1808). His...

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Rudder, Samuel (bap. 1726, d. 1801), topographer and printer

Nicholas Herbert.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Earth Sciences and Geography; Publishing. 1056 words.

Rudder, Samuel (bap. 1726, d. 1801), topographer and printer, was baptized on 5 December 1726 at Uley, Gloucestershire, the son of Roger Rudder (c.1687–1771), a shopkeeper and pig-killer,...

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Sayer, Robert (1724/5–1794), print, map, and chart publisher

Susanna Fisher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Cartography; World History; Publishing. 1454 words.

Sayer, Robert (1724/5–1794), print, map, and chart publisher, was born in Sunderland, the youngest of three sons of James Sayer (1695–1736) of Stockton, a lawyer and descendant of the Sayer...

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Seller, John (bap. 1632, d. 1697), maker of navigational instruments and chart and map seller

Laurence Worms.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering; Publishing. 1378 words.

Seller, John (bap. 1632, d. 1697), maker of navigational instruments and chart and map seller, was baptized in London at St Katharine by the Tower on 29 December 1632, the son of Henry...

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Senex, John (bap. 1678, d. 1740), publisher and maker of maps and globes

Laurence Worms.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 1384 words.

Senex, John (bap. 1678, d. 1740), publisher and maker of maps and globes, was baptized on 24 November 1678 at Ludlow, Shropshire, the son of John Senex, gentleman, and his wife, Marie. The...

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Stanford, Edward (1827–1904), map maker and publisher

Francis Herbert.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 704 words.

Stanford, Edward (1827–1904), map maker and publisher, was born on 31 May 1827 in Holborn, London, the second son and third child in a family of four sons and three daughters of William...

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Wyld, James, the elder (1790–1836), cartographer and geographical publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 355 words.

Wyld, James, the elder (1790–1836), cartographer and geographical publisher, was the son of Joseph Woolley Wyld, cheesemonger, and his wife, Jane; his parents were both Scots, though they...

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Wyld, James, the younger (1812–1887), cartographer and geographical publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 950 words.

Wyld, James, the younger (1812–1887), cartographer and geographical publisher, was born in North Street, Lambeth, Surrey, on 20 November 1812, the son of James Wyld the elder and his wife,...

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