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English author and botanistwd:Q510400
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language of expression: English
educated at: University of Edinburgh
occupation: writer, translator, journalist, botanist, novelist
John Hill (17 November 1714 – 21 November 1775), called because of his Swedish honours, "Sir" John Hill, was an English author and botanist. He contributed to contemporary periodicals and was awarded the title of Sir in recognition of his illustrated botanical compendium The Vegetable System.
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