Person record: ENGLISH, Douglas, B.A., F.R.P.S.  (1870-1939)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameDouglas Arthur Watkins ENGLISH  B.A., F.R.P.S.
Gendermale
Relevance of this personphotographer whose work was used for lantern slides 
Main period of activity1900s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
18 October 1870born atDulwich, London, England
1911residentThe Rookery, Hawley, Kent, England
2 April 191140census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/3797.101
– occupation “Secretary of Public Company”
1939~68died atLeavesden, Hertfordshire, England
Slide sets linked to this personphotographer: Nesting swans (lecture: Newton & Co., 27 slides, n.d.)
photographer: The life history of a British mud-wasp, Odynenis spinipes (lecture: Newton & Co., 20 slides, n.d.)
photographer: 'Beasties courageous': a collection of nature stories founded on observed fact (story: Newton & Co., 110 slides, n.d.)
photographer: Nimble beasts: a collection of nature stories founded on observed fact (story: Newton & Co., 165 slides, n.d.)
Texts linked to this personBooks (3)

Douglas English, 'Beasties courageous': studies of animal life and character (London: S.H. Bousfield & Co., 1905)

Douglas English, A book of nimble beasts: bunny rabbit, squirrel, toad, and 'those sort of people' (London: Eveleigh Nash, 1910)

Douglas English, 'Wee, tim'rous beasties': studies of animal life and character (London: S.H. Bousfield & Co., 1903)

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