Sir Edward Hertslet

(1824—1902) librarian and archivist

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Son of Lewis Hertslet and librarian of the Foreign Office. Joint, then sole, editor of the Foreign Office List (1855–1902). Works: Vols. 12–16 and (with eldest son, Sir Cecil Hertslet) 17–19 of Hertslet's Commercial Treaties (1871–1895); The Map of Europe by Treaty (Vols. 1–3 1875, Vol. 4 1896); The Map of Africa by Treaty (2 vols., 1894).

From Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: International Law.

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