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Arrowsmith, Aaron, the elder (1750–1823), cartographer and map publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 870 words.

Arrowsmith, Aaron, the elder (1750–1823), cartographer and map publisher, was born on 14 July 1750 at Winston, co. Durham, the son of John and Mary Arrowsmith. His father died when Aaron...

Arrowsmith, John (1790–1873), cartographer and map publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 579 words.

Arrowsmith, John (1790–1873), cartographer and map publisher, was born on 23 April 1790 on a farm in Winston, co. Durham, the son of Thomas Arrowsmith of an old-established family. With...

Arrowsmith, Samuel (1805–1839)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 5 words.

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Arrowsmith the younger, Aaron (1802–1854)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 5 words.

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Blome, Richard (bap. 1635?, d. 1705), cartographer and bookseller

S. Mendyk.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Cartography; World History; Publishing. 868 words.

Blome, Richard (bap. 1635?, d. 1705), cartographer and bookseller, may have been the son of Jacob Blome and his wife, Mary, baptized at St Ann Blackfriars, London, on 10 July 1635,...

Humble, George (d. 1640), map- and printseller

Antony Griffiths.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Cartography; World History; Financial Aspects of Art; Publishing. 566 words.

Humble, George (d. 1640), map- and printseller, dominated the map trade in the first forty years of the seventeenth century and died a very rich man. According to R. A. Skelton he was the...

Jefferys, Thomas (c. 1719–1771), engraver, cartographer, and publisher

Laurence Worms.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 1060 words.

Jefferys, Thomas (c. 1719–1771), engraver, cartographer, and publisher, was the son of Henry Jefferys, a cutler. At the time of his apprenticeship to Emanuel Bowen in 1735 his family was...

Moxon, Joseph (1627–1691), printer and globe maker

D. J. Bryden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 1165 words.

Moxon, Joseph (1627–1691), printer and globe maker, was born at Wakefield, Yorkshire, on 8 August 1627 and said to have been briefly educated at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Wakefield....

Philip, George (1800–1882), cartographer and map publisher

Harold Fullard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 797 words.

Philip, George (1800–1882), cartographer and map publisher, was born at Huntly, Aberdeenshire. His father was John Philip, farmer, who, with his wife (of whom nothing is known) had at least...

Sayer, Robert (1724/5–1794), print, map, and chart publisher

Susanna Fisher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Cartography; World History; Publishing. 1454 words.

Sayer, Robert (1724/5–1794), print, map, and chart publisher, was born in Sunderland, the youngest of three sons of James Sayer (1695–1736) of Stockton, a lawyer and descendant of the Sayer...

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...

Senex, John (bap. 1678, d. 1740), publisher and maker of maps and globes

Laurence Worms.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 1384 words.

Senex, John (bap. 1678, d. 1740), publisher and maker of maps and globes, was baptized on 24 November 1678 at Ludlow, Shropshire, the son of John Senex, gentleman, and his wife, Marie. The...

Stanford, Edward (1827–1904), map maker and publisher

Francis Herbert.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 704 words.

Stanford, Edward (1827–1904), map maker and publisher, was born on 31 May 1827 in Holborn, London, the second son and third child in a family of four sons and three daughters of William...

Wyld, James, the elder (1790–1836), cartographer and geographical publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 355 words.

Wyld, James, the elder (1790–1836), cartographer and geographical publisher, was the son of Joseph Woolley Wyld, cheesemonger, and his wife, Jane; his parents were both Scots, though they...

Wyld, James, the younger (1812–1887), cartographer and geographical publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 950 words.

Wyld, James, the younger (1812–1887), cartographer and geographical publisher, was born in North Street, Lambeth, Surrey, on 20 November 1812, the son of James Wyld the elder and his wife,...