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Thomas Browne
Variant: "Rough diamonds are sometimes mistaken for pebbles" From: "Sir Thomas Browne's Works, Including His Life And Correspondence", edited by Simon Wilkin F.L.S, Volume 4 (William Pickering, 1835), p. 73, "Christian Morals"
Thomas Browne
Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Repertorium. A letter to a friend. Christion morals. Certain miscellany tracts. Unpublished papers (1835 edition)
Thomas Browne
The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (1928 edition), Taylor & Francis
Thomas Browne
Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Including His Life and Correspondence (1835 edition)
Thomas Browne
Religio medici: A letter to a friend, Christian morals, Urn-burial, and other papers (1862 edition)
Thomas Browne
Christian Morals (1845 edition), p. 7

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Born: October 19, 1605

Died: October 19, 1682 (aged 77)

Nationality: British

Occupation: Scientist

Bio: Sir Thomas Browne was an English author of varied works which reveal his wide learning in diverse fields including medicine, religion, science and the esoteric.

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