Phyllis Pearsall
(1906-1996)

Died aged 89

Phyllis Isobella Pearsall MBE (25 September 1906 – 28 August 1996) was a British painter and writer who founded the Geographers' A-Z Map Company, for which she is regarded as one of the most successful business people of the twentieth century. She has erroneously been credited with creating London's first popular indexed street map.

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Phyllis Pearsall 1906-1996 inventor of the London A to Z

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