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E. S. Shuckburgh

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Brimley, George (1819–1857), essayist and librarian, was born at Cambridge on 29 December 1819, the son of Augustine Gutteridge Brimley (1794-1862), and his first wife, Hannah née Gotobed (1789-1825). His father, a grocer and hop and provision merchant, was a Baptist, and was mayor of ...


Painter, George Duncan (1914–2005), biographer and bibliographer, was born on 5 June 1914 at 23 Galton Road, Oldbury, Worcestershire, near Birmingham, the son of George Charles Painter, schoolmaster and singer, and his wife, Minnie Rosendale, née Taylor, artist. He was educated at King Edward's School, Birmingham...