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Thompson, Sir D'Arcy Wentworthlocked

(1860–1948)
  • W. T. Calman
  • , revised by D. S. Falconer

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Thompson, Sir D'Arcy Wentworth (1860–1948), zoologist and classical scholar, was born at 3 Brandon Street, Edinburgh, on 2 May 1860, the only son of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1829–1902), then a classical master at the Edinburgh Academy, and his first wife, Fanny (1838–1860), daughter of ...

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