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Lovell Augustus Reeve


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.



Sarjeant 1980–96.


ODNB: Oxford dictionary of national biography: from the earliest times to the year 2000. (Revised edition.) Edited by H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. 60 vols. and index. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2004.

Sarjeant, William A. S. 1980–96. Geologists and the history of geology: an international bibliography. 10 vols. including supplements. London: Macmillan. Malabar, Fla.: Robert E. Krieger Publishing.