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Item GDS/4/1/2 - Version of “The Life and Labours of a Scottish Naturalist; George Don of Forfar” by John Knox revised and shortened for publication in the Forfar Herald.
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Version of “The Life and Labours of a Scottish Naturalist; George Don of Forfar” by John Knox revised and shortened for publication in the Forfar Herald.

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Knox, John [of Forfar]

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Balfour, Sir Isaac Bayley (1853-1922)

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Son of John Hutton Balfour, Isaac Bayley Balfour was Regius Keeper at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh between 1888 and 1922, specialising in Rhododendrons and Primulas and making improvements to the RBGE's teaching and laboratory facilities.

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