Edward Markham

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Profession:  Collector & Seller Of Valued Books Portrayed by:
Clark Middleton
Connections:  Peter Bishop
First Seen:  Ability
Seen In:  The Bishop Revival, 6955 kHz, Nothing As It Seems
Last Seen:  Transilience Thought Unifier Model-11
Remarks:  Looking haggard


Edward Markham, a long-time acquaintance of Peter Bishop, operates a shop specializing in collectible and rare books (Markham's Used Books).

  • In Ability, Markham was able to locate a copy of the ZFT manuscript.
  • In The Bishop Revival he helps locate the buyer of the books which were sold to him years earlier by Peter, books that contain critical information related to the scientific work of Robert Bishop... books that are treasured by Walter.
  • In 6955 kHz, he tells Bolivia and Peter that he shifted his hobby from Number Stations to stamp collection. Markham provides them a copy of The First People by Seamus Wiles.
  • In Nothing As It Seems, in the adjusted timeline, he becomes newly acquainted with Peter and Olivia when they approach him to the learn the origins of a mysterious cuneiform tattoo.
  • In Transilience Thought Unifier Model-11, he lives in a derelict neighborhood near occupied New York City in 2036. He spent considerable funds to purchase the Amber Olivia, hoping to one day extract her. He is using her as a coffee table in his living room when Peter breaks in and recovers her.


"Five dollars - I can name at least one item on your night stand Olivia Dunham. Don't tell me... you're gonna like this - I'm never wrong. It's a gift... okay. Toni Morrison Novel, something by Obama, and, or the current issue of Bon Appetit." - to Olivia (smoothing talking her on their first meeting)

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Central Characters: Olivia DunhamPeter BishopWalter BishopPhillip BroylesAstrid FarnsworthNina Sharp
Central Characters (alt): Bolivia DunhamSecretary BishopColonel BroylesLincoln LeeAgent FrancisAgent FarnsworthBrandon Fayette
Recurring Characters: The ObserverAgent LeeHenrietta BishopEllaBellCaptain WindmarkRachelBrandonSam WeissDavid Jones(alt) Nina SharpCharlieHenry HigginsSanford HarrisMitchell LoebJohn Scott
Additional Characters: Episodic CharactersMinor Characters