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Garden, Alexander (1730–1791), naturalist and physician

G. S. Boulger

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Garden, Alexander (1730–1791), naturalist and physician, was born at Birse, Aberdeenshire, in January 1730, the son of the Revd Alexander Garden (d. 1778), a clergyman of the Church of Scotland. From about 1743 to 1746 he studied medicine at Marischal College, Aberdeen...

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Subjects: Natural History ; Medicine and Health

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