Banks, Sir Joseph (17441820)

Banks, Sir Joseph, a zealous naturalist, particularly in botany; a collector, in lands far and wide, of specimens in natural history; left his collection and a valuable library and herbarium to the British Museum; president of the Royal Society for 41 years (17441820).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Banim, John * Banks, Thomas
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Bangk`ok
Bangor
Bangorian Controversy
Bangweo`lo
Banian days
Banjari
Banim, John
Banks, Sir Joseph
Banks, Thomas
Bannatyne Club
Ban`nockburn
Ban`shee
Bantam
Banting System
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