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Platts, John Thompsonlocked

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Platts, John Thompson (1830–1904), orientalist, was born on 1 August 1830 at Calcutta, India, the second son of Robert Platts of Calcutta. His father's death left Platts's mother with a large family in straitened circumstances. Platts was educated at Bedford School but returned to ...

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