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   Shaw
   George
   G. S. ; botanical shortname: G. Shaw ;
   
   
   1751 in Bierton near Aylesbury, Middle England, UK
   1813
   London, England, UK
   Anglican vicar of Bierton, Timothy Shaw (1714-1786)
   Jane Shaw (1747–1785) (sister) ; Jane (1709-1782) (mother)
   studies at Magdalen College, Univ,. Oxford, assistant for botany 1786
   United Kingdom
   General zoology or systematic natural history (London 1800-26) ; Zoological lectures delivered at the Royal institution in 1806 & 1807 (London 1809) ; The naturalist's miscellany containing accurate and elegant coloured figures of the most curious & beautiful productions of nature (1792-1800) ;
   custos for natural history at British Museum (Natural History) since 1791 ; Royal College of Surgeons ;
   illustrator ->Fred. P. Nodder ; naturalist James Edward Smit on: Zoology of New Holland and the isles adjacent (1794) ;
   botanical drawing ; hand-colouring
   
   http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/shaw-george-2651 ; http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Shaw ;
   DNB ; J. H. Calaby in Australian Dictionary of Biography 1967 ;
   
   101000817
   
   





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