Newberry, Percy Edward
- Brian Fagan
Newberry, Percy Edward (1869–1949), Egyptologist, was born in Islington, London, on 23 April 1869, the younger son of Henry James Newberry, a woollen warehouseman, of Lewisham, and his wife, Caroline Wyatt. He was educated at King's College School and King's College, London. As a child he had a particular interest in botany, which he studied in ...