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Brimley, George

E. S. Shuckburgh.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 345 words.

Brimley, George (1819–1857), essayist and librarian, was born at Cambridge on 29 December 1819, the son of Augustine Gutteridge Brimley. From the age of eleven to sixteen he was educated at...

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Cahill, Holger

Barbara Blumberg.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1482 words.

Cahill, Holger (13 January 1887–08 July 1960), author and curator, was born Sveinn Kristjan Bjarnarson, in Snifellsnessyslu, Iceland, the son of Björn Bjarnarson, a laborer, and Vigdis...

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Fowles, John Robert

Charles Drazin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 2474 words.

Fowles, John Robert (1926–2005), author and museum curator, was born on 31 March 1926 at Waygate, 37 Fillebrook Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, the only son and elder child of Robert John...

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Sadleir [formerly Sadler], Michael Thomas Harvey

Derek Hudson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1103 words.

Sadleir [formerly Sadler], Michael Thomas Harvey (1888–1957), bibliographer and novelist, was born in Oxford on 25 December 1888, the only child of the educational pioneer Sir Michael...

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