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Gosse, Sir Edmund Williamlocked

  • Ann Thwaite


Gosse, Sir Edmund William (1849–1928), writer, was born on 21 September 1849 at 13 Trafalgar Terrace (now 56 Mortimer Road), De Beauvoir Town, Hackney, Middlesex, the only child of Philip Henry Gosse (1810–1888), zoologist, and his first wife, Emily Gosse, née Bowes (1806–1857)...

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Magdalene College, Cambridge