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Blaikie, Walter Biggar (1847–1928), civil engineer and publisher

B. P. Lenman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; Publishing. 611 words.

Blaikie, Walter Biggar (1847–1928), civil engineer and publisher, was born in Edinburgh on 23 November 1847, the second son of the Revd William Garden Blaikie (1820–1899), minister at...

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Chande, Jayantilal Keshavji, (Andy)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Literature; Publishing; Business Finance. 270 words.

Hon. KBE 2003

Born 27 Aug. 1929; s of Keshavji Jethabhai and Kankuben Chande; m 1955, Jayalaxmi Madhvani; three s; died 6 April 2017

Chairman, Kioo Ltd,...

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Clark, Charles (1806–1880), farmer and printer

James Bettley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Publishing. 353 words.

Clark, Charles (1806–1880), farmer and printer, was born at Heybridge, Essex, the only child of Robert Clark (d. 1850), farmer, and his wife, Mary Ann, née Pond (d. 1849). He was educated...

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Crawley-Boevey, Sir Thomas (Michael Blake)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Literature; Publishing. 121 words.

8th Bt cr 1784

Born 29 Sept. 1928; er s of Sir Launcelot Valentine Hyde Crawley-Boevey, 7th Bt, and Elizabeth Goodeth (d 1976), d of Herbert d’Auvergne Innes, late...

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Crosby, Caresse

Ann T. Keene.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online September 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Engineering and Technology; Publishing. 1558 words.

Crosby, Caresse (20 April 1892–24 January 1970), inventor, writer, and publisher, was born Mary Phelps Jacob in New York City, the daughter of William Jacob and Mary Phelps Jacob. William...

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Davis, Prof. Mark Herbert Ainsworth

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Literature; Publishing. 210 words.

Born 1 May 1945; s of Christopher A. Davis and Frances E. Davis (née Marsden); m 1988, Jessica I. C. Smith

Professor of Mathematics, Imperial College London, 2000–09...

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Drummond, Peter Robert (1802–1879), bookseller and agriculturist

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Publishing. 501 words.

Drummond, Peter Robert (1802–1879), bookseller and agriculturist, was born at Madderty, Perthshire, the son of John Drummond, a small farmer, and his wife, Jean Gow. He was educated in...

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Evans, Richard Jeremy

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Literature; Publishing. 69 words.

Born 28 June 1953; s of late George Evans and Helen Maud Evans; m 1976, Alison Mary Thom

Ipswich Sch., Suffolk

Journalist: East Anglian Daily Times, 1974–78;...

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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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Gladwyn

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Literature; Publishing. 122 words.

Born 3 March 1930; s of 1st Baron Gladwyn, GCMG, GCVO, CB and Cynthia (d 1990), d of Sir Saxton Noble, 3rd Bt; ...

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