Thomas-Stanford, Charles, Sir
Biographical dates - Period of existence1858-1932
Other InformationBritish politician (MP 1914-1922). Educated at Oriel College, Oxford; called to the bar but did not practice. Born Charles Thomas; added the hyphenated "Stanford" upon marriage to the heiress Ellen Stanford. Created baronet in 1929. Some of his incunabula were included with other works in a sale at Sotheby, 6 March 1913 (lots 429-494). [Catalogue reproduced by Google Books, the first in a group of Sotheby catalogues at https://books.google.com/books?id=4JRMAQAAMAAJ] Sold his remaining incunabula en bloc to A.S.W. Rosenbach in 1924, whence they were quoted to Henry Huntington.
MARC Area Codee-uk-en
PlaceBrighton (Geonames Id: 2654710)
Profession / Type of InstitutionPolitician
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