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date: 18 October 2019

Albin, Eleazarlocked

(d. 1742?)
  • Peter Osborne

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Albin, Eleazar (d. 1742?), naturalist and watercolour painter, may have been born somewhere in the German states to a family named Weiss. Nothing is known of his early life, although he later claimed, in his Natural History of Birds (1731–8), to have been 'at ...

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