3 edition of Dictionary of National Biography: 2nd Supplement found in the catalog.
Dictionary of National Biography: 2nd Supplement
Sir Sidney Lee
December 31, 1963 by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English
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Online version of the 27 volume original. Based on two classic reference works: Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York: Scribner's, ), and: New Dictionary of Scientific Biography (Detroit: Scribner's, Signed entries, include bibliographies.
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The concise dictionary of national biography: being an epitome of the Dictionary of national biography and of the Twentieth Century DNBOxford University Press in English - 2nd ed of Pt 1reprinted Early life and career. Warne was born in Westminster insixth and youngest son of the twelve children of Edmund Warne, a builder, and wife Matilda.
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