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Gemini [Geminus, Lambrit], Thomas (fl. 1540–1562), engraver, printer, and instrument maker

Peter Murray Jones.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing; Prints and Printmaking; Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 1426 words.

Gemini [Geminus, Lambrit], Thomas (fl. 1540–1562), engraver, printer, and instrument maker, was the publisher of a compendium of anatomy entitled Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio (154...

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Hamlin, William

Philip J. Weimerskirch.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering; Publishing. 1057 words.

Hamlin, William (15 October 1772–22 November 1869), engraver and maker of scientific instruments, was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Samuel Hamlin, a pewterer, and Thankful...

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Harrild, Robert (1780–1853), printer and engineer

R. E. Anderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering (General); Publishing. 500 words.

Harrild, Robert (1780–1853), printer and engineer, was born in Bermondsey, London, on 1 January 1780; the identity of his parents is unknown. In 1801 he set up the Bluecoat Boy Printing...

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Imison, John (d. 1788), clockmaker and printer

C. W. Sutton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing; Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 369 words.

Imison, John (d. 1788), clockmaker and printer, was in business at Manchester in 1781–5 as a clock and watch maker, optician, and printer. His parentage is unknown, but it is known that he...

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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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