Peter Mark Roget

1779–1869

Physician. First Fullerian Professor of physiology at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, 1833–6. Secretary of the Royal Society of London, 1827–48. Compiler of the Thesaurus of English words and phrases (1852). FRS 1815.

Sources: DNB Physicians Rec. R. Soc. London

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