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Cowie, Robert Isaaclocked

  • W. G. Blaikie
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew


Cowie, Robert Isaac (1842–1874), physician and author, was born at Lerwick, the capital of the Shetland Islands, where both his father and uncle were well-known medical practitioners. His father was John Cowie, and his mother Margaret Cowie (née Greig). He was educated partly at ...

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