Edward Maunde Thompson

Donor to Antiquities Department

Sir Edward Maunde Thompson, GCB (1840 – 14 September 1929) was a British palaeographer and Principal Librarian and first Director of the British Museum. He is also noted for his study of William Shakespeare's handwriting in the manuscript of the play Sir Thomas More.

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  • Gender
    Male
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  • Born
    1840
  • Place of birth
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  • Died
    1929-09-14
  • Place of death
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  • Cause of death
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