Item Griffith MSS 20.29 - Notes by Warren Dawson on the life of Nestor l'Hôte (1804-1842)

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Griffith MSS 20.29


Notes by Warren Dawson on the life of Nestor l'Hôte (1804-1842)


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One glassine envelope containing Griffith MSS 20.26-29

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British broker at Lloyds and historian. Born, Ealing 1888. Died, Bletchley 1968. Educated at St. Paul's School. Many honours including OBE, FRSE, FRSL, FSA, Hon. Fellow, Imperial College of Science, and Hon. Fellow of the Egypt Exploration Society. Learned hieroglyphs in order to further his studies into early medicine. Published widely in many fields including Egyptology.

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