Conchologist, publisher and bookseller. Set up a shop in King William Street, Strand, for the sale of natural history specimens and the publication of conchological works; moved to Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, in 1848. Editor and proprietor of the Literary Gazette, 1850–6.
Sources: DNB Sarjeant, W. A. S. 1980–96
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