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Bartlett, John

John J. Doherty.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Publishing. 795 words.

Bartlett, John (14 June 1820–03 December 1905), editor, publisher, and lexicographer, was born in Plymouth, Massachusetts, the son of William Bartlett and Susan Thacher. Bartlett’s love of...

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Bellows, John Thomas (1831–1902), printer, lexicographer, and archaeologist

Kate Charity.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Linguistics; Publishing. 875 words.

Bellows, John Thomas (1831–1902), printer, lexicographer, and archaeologist, born at Carthew House, Church Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, on 18 January 1831, was the elder of the two sons of...

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Child, Francis James

Benjamin Franklin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Education; Linguistics; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 827 words.

Child, Francis James (01 February 1825–11 September 1896), philologist and editor, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Joseph Child, a sailmaker, and Mary James. After attending...

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Gillow, Joseph (1850–1921), biographical lexicographer and genealogist

J. F. X. Bevan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literature; Publishing; History; Biographical Studies. 801 words.

Gillow, Joseph (1850–1921), biographical lexicographer and genealogist, was born on 5 October 1850 at Frenchwood House, Preston, Lancashire, the son of Joseph Gillow (1801–1872), a...

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Palmer, Samuel (bap. 1692, d. 1732), printer and historian of printing

John C. Ross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Publishing; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1348 words.

Palmer, Samuel (bap. 1692, d. 1732), printer and historian of printing, was baptized on 31 August 1692 at St Giles-in-the-Fields, London, the second and only surviving son of John Palmer (dnull...

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Salaman, Raphael Arthur (1906–1993), collector and lexicographer of tradesmen's tools

Chris Green.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literature; Publishing. 1072 words.

Salaman, Raphael Arthur (1906–1993), collector and lexicographer of tradesmen's tools, was born on 24 April 1906 at Homestall, Barley, near Royston, Hertfordshire, the fourth of six...

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Thomas, Thomas (1553–1588), printer and lexicographer

David McKitterick.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Publishing. 748 words.

Thomas, Thomas (1553–1588), printer and lexicographer, was born, according to the Dictionary of National Biography, in the city of London on 25 December 1553, the son of Thomas Thomas,...

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Trübner, Nicholas (1817–1884), publisher and philologist

Leslie Howsam.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Publishing. 936 words.

Trübner, Nicholas (1817–1884), publisher and philologist, was born on 17 June 1817 at Heidelberg, Germany, the eldest of four sons of a goldsmith and his wife. His first school was the...

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Vizetelly, Frank Horace

Ann W. Engar.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Publishing. 939 words.

Vizetelly, Frank Horace (02 April 1864–21 December 1938), lexicographer and editor, was born Francis Horace Vizetelly in Kensington, London, England, to Henry Richard Vizetelly and...

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