Bolland, Sir William (1772–1840), lawyer and book collector, was born on 21 August 1772 and baptized at St Olave, Southwark, on 13 September, the eldest son of James Bolland of Southwark, and his wife, Mary. He was educated under Dr Valpy at Reading School...
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Thomas, Ernest Chester (1850–1892), bibliographer and lawyer, the eldest son of John Withiel Thomas, was born on 28 October 1850 at Birkenhead, Cheshire. He was educated at Manchester grammar school, and matriculated on 17 October 1870 from Trinity College, Oxford, where he graduated BA in June 1875. He became a student at ...