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Mercer Mayer

Overview page. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies.

(1943–), writer and illustrator known for his Little Critter books. After being discouraged from pursuing a career as a children's book illustrator by his instructors at the Honolulu...

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Mercer Mayer

Overview page. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies.

(1943–), writer and illustrator known for his Little Critter books. After being discouraged from pursuing a career as a children's book illustrator by his instructors at the Honolulu...

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Mayer, Mercer

Monica Friedman.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 331 words.

(1943–), writer and illustrator known for his Little Critter books. After being discouraged from pursuing a career as

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MAYER, Mercer (1943–)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 108 words.

of over 300 books. His first published work, A Boy, a Dog and a Frog (1967), has charming black-and-white illustrations and is an early example of the wordless picture book. His most...

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Mayer, Mercer (1943– )

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 455 words.

His father was in the navy, and Mayer spent his childhood in the South, and his adolescence in Hawaii. Rackham

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Mayer, Mercer (1943– )

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 479 words.

His father was in the navy, and Mayer spent his childhood in the South, and his adolescence in Hawaii. *...

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Mercer, Rev. Dr Samuel Alfred Browne

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 251 words.

Born 10 May 1879; s of Samuel Mercer and Elizabeth Browne Mercer; m 1910, Genevieve Magee (d 1959), Duxbury Mass, USA; one d...

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Nine Inch Nails

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 929 words.

Trent Reznor (b. Michael Trent Reznor, 17 May 1965, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA), the multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and creative force behind Nine

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Big Slim The Lone Cowboy

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 468 words.

b. Harry C. McAuliffe, 9 May, possibly near Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA, d. 13 October 1966, New York,

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Clerk, Sir George Douglas

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 133 words.

8th Bt cr 1679; VD

Born 17 May 1852; s of 7th Bt and Jane Calvert, e d of Maj.-Gen. Mercer Henderson, CB; m 1876...

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Dwyer, Sir (Frederick) Conway

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 73 words.

Kt 1921; MD; FRCSI

Born 24 May 1860; s of Michael F. Dwyer, BL, Registrar of Deeds; unmarried; died 10 Oct. 1935

Consulting Surgeon, Mercers Hospital,...

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Mercer, Dr (Robert) Giles (Graham)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 190 words.

Born 30 May 1949; s of late Leonard and Florence Elizabeth Mercer; m 1974, Caroline Mary Brougham; one s

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Cantelowe, Sir William (d. 1464), merchant

George Holmes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 923 words.

Cantelowe, Sir William (d. 1464), merchant, is first recorded in 1427, when a complaint was lodged against him and his wife, Margaret. He was then described as a mercer. A Thomas Cantelowe,...

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Gerard-Pearse, Rear-Adm. John Roger Southey

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 74 words.

CB 1979

Born 10 May 1924; s of Dr Gerard-Pearse; m 1955, Barbara Jean Mercer; two s two d; died 22 May 2017

Group Personnel Manager, Jardine Matheson Co....

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Lone Cowboy Big Slim

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Harry C. McAuliffe, 9 May, possibly near Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA, d. 13 October 1966, New York, USA. The year of his birth remains obscure, due to ...

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Nine Inch Nails

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Trent Reznor (b. Michael Trent Reznor, 17 May 1965, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA), the multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and creative force behind Nine Inch Nails, trained as a classical...

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Farmer, Sir (Lovedin) George (Thomas)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 261 words.

Kt 1968; FCA, JDipMA

Born 13 May 1908; s of Lovedin George Farmer, Droitwich Spa; m 1st, 1938, Editha Mary Fisher (d 1980); no c; 2nd, 1980, Muriel Gwendoline Mercer...

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Tripp, George Henry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 96 words.

CB 1913

Born 28 May 1860; s of George Lewis Tripp; m 1881, Sophia Caroline, d of G. A. F. Freeman; three s one d; died 18 Feb. 1922

Mercers’ School...

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Mercer, Howard

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 114 words.

CBE 1951; MC 1917; MC 1917; DFC 1919

Born 14 May 1896; 2nd s of E. J. Mercer; m 1940, Mary Noble; two s; died 21 Dec. 1973

Elstow Sch., Bedford...

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