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Obituary 1895 
"...Crosby Lookwood and Son, died in his sixty eighth year at his residence at Highbury New Park on the 4th inst. His connection with the publishing and bookselling trades, and particularly of engineering and scientific works, is well-known to most of our readers. Since 1859 he had been settled at 7, Stationers' Hall-court, but previously he had been for seventeen years with Messrs. Simpkin, Marshall, and Co..."More.