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Collins, (Edward James) Mortimerlocked

(1827–1876)
  • Katherine Mullin

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Collins, (Edward James) Mortimer (1827–1876), novelist and journalist, was born on 29 June 1827 at Plymouth, Devon, the only child of Francis Collins, a solicitor and mathematician, and his wife, Maud Branscombe (d. 1873) of Devon. Francis Collins published a volume called ...

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