Andrew Balfour (botanist)

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Andrew Balfour
Born 18 Januar 1630(1630-01-18)
Died 10 Januar 1694(1694-01-10) (aged 63)
Eddication Varsity o St Andras
Relatives Sir James Balfour, 1st Baronet
Medical career
Perfaision physeecian, botanist
Specialism botanic medicine
Resairch botany, medicine

Sir Andrew Balfour (18 Januar 1630 – 9 or 10 Januar 1694[1]) wis a Scots doctor, botanist, antiquary an beuk collector, the youngest brither o the antiquarian Sir James Balfour, 1st Baronet.[2]

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  1. Janet Browne, 'Balfour, Sir Andrew, first baronet (1630–1694), Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, Sept 2010, accessed 5 October 2010
  2. Ovenden, Richard (1999), "Sir James Balfour and Sir Andrew Balfour", in Baker, William; Womack, Kenneth, Pre-Nineteenth-Century British Book Collectors and Bibliographers, Dictionary of Literary Biography, 213, Detroit: Gale Group