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date: 17 October 2019

Wallace, Alfred Russel (1823–1913) Naturalist and traveller, 

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature
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Dinah BirchDinah Birch

born at Usk, Monmouthshire; he left school at 14 and found work surveying and teaching. A self-taught botany enthusiast, he joined a collecting expedition to the Amazon in ... ...

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