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Prof. G. C. Bourne, F.R.S

Naturevolume 131page496 (1933) | Download Citation



THE death on March 8 of Gilbert Charles Bourne, emeritus professor of zoology and comparative anatomy in the University of Oxford, will be deplored by his colleagues and many friends in Oxford and elsewhere. The sudden ending of such a remarkably active and useful life will be felt as a serious loss.


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