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Woulfe, Peterlocked

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Woulfe, Peter (1727?–1803), chemist and mineralogist, was born in Ireland of unknown parentage. He studied chemistry with G. F. Rouelle, demonstrator at the Jardin du Roi in Paris, having acquired chemical and mineralogical knowledge through travel in France, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia...

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