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Frederick Scheer (1792-1868) of Kew

Walker, Colin C. (1994). Frederick Scheer (1792-1868) of Kew. Kew Magazine, 11(2) pp. 74–81.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8748.1994.tb00413.x
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Abstract

Nineteen-ninety-two heralded the bicentenary of the birth of Frederick Scheer, and in view of his associations with Kew a tribute and appraisal of his work as an amateur botanist seem appropriate. However, there is little biographical information on record of this one-time resident of Kew, and the main source is the obiturary by his friend and colleague Berthold Seemann (Seemann, 1869).

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 1994 Bentham-Moxon Trustees, Kew
ISSN: 1355-4905
Extra Information: Also known as Curtis's Botanical Magazine
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Environment, Earth and Ecosystems
Item ID: 29358
Depositing User: Colin Walker
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2011 15:54
Last Modified: 18 Oct 2011 09:49
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/29358
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