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Edwards, Vero Copner Wynne-locked

  • P. J. B. Slater


Edwards, Vero Copner Wynne- (1906–1997), zoologist, was born on 4 July 1906 in Leeds, the fifth of the six children of the Revd Canon John Rosindale Wynne-Edwards, headmaster of Leeds grammar school, and his wife, Lilian Agnes, née Streatfeild. His love of natural history was fostered early on by his childhood at ...

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