Reference Entry

Thane, John (1747?-1818), dealer in prints, medals, and manuscripts

Timothy Clayton and Anita McConnell

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Thane, John (1747?-1818), dealer in prints, medals, and manuscripts, may have been the child born in Westminster on 12 August 1747, the son of Peter and Susan Thane. His elder sister, Susanna, survived him. Thane collected the writings of the numismatist and printseller Thomas Snelling (1712-1773) and published them as ...

Reference Entry.  478 words. 

Subjects: biography ; history

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