Archbold, Johanna

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Carey, Mathew

Carey, Mathew (1760–1839), author, bookseller, and publisher, was born 28 January 1760 in Dublin, one of five sons to Christopher Carey, a baker who prospered provisioning the British navy, and Mary Carey (née Sheridan). Small and lame from infancy (having been dropped by his nurse),…