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Evans, Edmund (1826–1905), wood-engraver and printer, was born in Southwark, London, on 23 February 1826, the son of Henry Evans and his wife, Mary, and baptized on 9 April 1826 at St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey. Following a brief education at a school in ...

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Gemini [Geminus, Lambrit], Thomas (fl. 1540–1562), engraver, printer, and instrument maker, was the publisher of a compendium of anatomy entitled Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio (1545), whose own copper-engravings were copied from the De humani corporis fabrica libri septem and De humani corporis fabrica librorum epitome...

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Reynolds, Alfred (1818–1891), wood-engraver and colour printer, was born on 1 April 1818 at Donnington, near Chichester, Sussex, the youngest of seven children of George Reynolds (1766–1851), naval officer, and his wife, Mary Ann (1783–1833), daughter of Richard Prior, yeoman, of Donnington, and his wife, ...

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Savage, William (1770–1843), printer and engraver, was born at Howden, in the East Riding of Yorkshire, the youngest son of James Savage, a clockmaker. Descended from the Savage family of Rock Savage, Cheshire, William was educated at the local church school at Howden...