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Pertz, Dorothea Frances Matilda [Dora]locked

(1859–1939)
  • Janet Browne

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Pertz, Dorothea Frances Matilda [Dora] (1859–1939), botanist, was born in London on 14 March 1859, the third and youngest daughter of Georg Heinrich Pertz (1795–1876), royal librarian in Berlin, and his second wife, Leonora Horner (b. 1818). There were three half-brothers, married with children, from her father's first marriage. ...

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