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Phillips, Henrylocked

  • Peter Osborne


Phillips, Henry (1779–1840), writer on horticulture, was born in Henfield, Sussex. He may have been the son of James and Ann Philips who was baptized in nearby Barcombe on 15 October 1780, but nothing certain is known of either his early years or education. He was for some years a banker at ...

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