Henry Stevens (Biographical details)

Henry Stevens (dealer/auction house; British; American (USA); Male; 1840s)

Also known as

Stevens, Henry (birth and death dates); Henry Stevens & Son; Henry Stevens, Son & Stiles


2 Byng Place, Tottenham Court Road (residence of Henry Stevens - 1861) Vermont Cottage, Paragon Grove, Surbiton (residence of Henry Newton Stevens - 1878-1891) Upper Avenue, Regents Park (residence of Henry Stevens - 1886) 39 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury (business address by 1891)


Henry Stevens of Vermont (1819-1886) settled in England in the mid 1840s and set up as a bookseller specialising in Americana and selling to great collectors such as Pierpont Morgan, Henry Huntington, William Folger. The business was continued by his son Henry Newton Stevens (1855-1930); grandson, Henry Stevens, and great-grandson Henry Robert Peter Stevens; Robert Stiles (1869-1937) became a partner c.1905.


http://www.aba.org.uk/aba-past-presidents/319-henry-newton-stevens-1907 (accessed 10 March 2014)