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Jenner, Edwardlocked

(1803–1872)
  • B. D. Jackson
  • , revised by Alexander Goldbloom

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Jenner, Edward (1803–1872), botanist, who was born on 13 March 1803 in Heighton, Sussex, was for forty-seven years traveller to the printing house of Baxter of Lewes, publishers of the Sussex Express. Although quite ignorant of Latin, he worked hard at entomology and botany, securing a close and critical knowledge of the freshwater algae. He was elected an associate of the ...

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