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date: 16 October 2019

Foxwell, Herbert Somertonlocked

(1849–1936)
  • A. L. Bowley
  • , revised by Richard D. Freeman

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Foxwell, Herbert Somerton (1849–1936), economist and bibliographer, was born at Shepton Mallet, Somerset, on 17 June 1849. He was the eldest of the four sons of Thomas Somerton Foxwell (1806–1886), of Shepton Mallet, who had a considerable and lucrative business as an ironmonger and later as a slate and timber merchant, and his second wife, ...

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