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Smith, Elder & Co

Publishers. Partnership of George Smith (1789–1846) and Alexander Elder (1790–1876).


Modern English biography

ODNB s.v. Smith, George Murray (1824–1901)


Modern English biography: Modern English biography, containing many thousand concise memoirs of persons who have died since the year 1850. By Frederick Boase. 3 vols. and supplement (3 vols.). Truro, Cornwall: the author. 1892–1921.

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.