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Napier, Arthur Sampsonlocked

  • M. K. C. MacMahon


Napier, Arthur Sampson (1853–1916), philologist, was born at The Hollies, Dean Row Lane, Bollin Fee, Wilmslow, Cheshire, on 30 August 1853, the eldest of the nine children of George Webster Napier (1825–1884), cotton spinner and manufacturer in the firm of Napier and Goodair...

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