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Cleverdon, (Thomas) Douglas James (1903–1987), bookseller and radio producer  

John Wells

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Cleverdon, (Thomas) Douglas James (1903–1987), bookseller and radio producer, was born on 17 January 1903 in Bristol (he retained all his life a faint trace of a Bristol accent), the elder son (there were no daughters) of Thomas Silcox Cleverdon, master wheelwright, and his wife, ...

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Davies, Thomas (b. 1713?, d. 1785), bookseller and actor  

O. M. Brack

Davies, Thomas (b. 1713?, d. 1785), bookseller and actor, is of uncertain origins, but has been identified with Thomas Davice, born on 22 October 1713, ‘begotten in fornication’, the son of Anne Bizet and John Davice, ‘a Souldier now in Ireland’ (old parish registers, births, Dalkeith...

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Ebers, John (bap. 1778, d. 1858), bookseller and opera manager  

John Rosselli

Ebers, John (bap. 1778, d. 1858), bookseller and opera manager, was born in Hertford, where he was baptized at St Andrew's Church on 24 July 1778, the son of John Henry Ebers and his wife, Sarah. At some time between 1808 and 1811 he took over from his father a fashionable bookshop in ...