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Harcourt, Augustus George Vernonlocked

(1834–1919)
  • H. B. Dixon
  • , revised by Keith J. Laidler

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Harcourt, Augustus George Vernon (1834–1919), chemist, was born in London on 24 December 1834, the elder son of Admiral Frederick E. Vernon Harcourt (1790–1883) and his wife, Marcia (d. 1868), sister of the first Lord Tollemache. His grandfather was Edward Harcourt (1757–1847)...

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