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date: 24 February 2020

Apperley, Charles James [pseud. Nimrod]locked

(1778–1843)
  • Norman Gash

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Apperley, Charles James [pseud. Nimrod] (1778–1843), writer on sport, was born on 22 July 1778 at Plasgronow, near Wrexham, Denbighshire, the second son and the fourth of eight children of Thomas Apperley (1730–1814) and his wife, Anne, daughter of the Welsh poet the ...

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British Museum, London
Gentleman's Magazine
J. Burke, , 4 vols. (1833–8); new edn as , 3 vols. [1843–9] [many later edns]
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National Portrait Gallery, London
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