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naturalist of Cumbrae

Thomas R.R Stebbing

naturalist of Cumbrae

a true story : being the life of David Robertson

by Thomas R.R Stebbing

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Published by Kegan Paul,Trench,Trübner & Co.Ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robertson, David, -- 1806-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby his friend the Rev. Thomas R.R. Stebbing.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,398p. ;
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19532460M

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Stebbing: Books. The Naturalist of Cumbrae: A True Story, Being the Life of David Robertson by Thomas Rosco Rede Stebbing. Publication date Publisher K. Naturalist of Cumbrae book, Trench, Trübner Book from the collections of University of California Language English.

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London, K. Paul, Trench, Trübner, Stebbing, Thomas R.R. London, Kegan Paul., st edition. an interesting association copy, being from the library of the Millport Marine Biological Station, which Robertson founded in the 's.

Also carries an presentation inscription from Tom Robertson (son?) to the Scottish painter Edwin Sherwood Calvert. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Naturalist of Cumbrae book. An illustration of an audio speaker.

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WE regret to record the death of Prof. David Robertson on January 8. He was born on Decemand like his grandfather, David Robertson, LL.D., the well-known naturalist of Cumbrae, his. The growth of a naturalist is like the growth of a musician or athlete: excellence for the talented, lifelong enjoyment for the rest, benefit for humanity.” ― Edward O.

The resident population declined, but Millport, on the greater Cumbrae, became an attractive summer resort. Membership:;Source: Annals of the Free Church of Scotland, –, ed. Rev. William Ewing, D.D., 2 vols. pub. Film # More details are given in the source.

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