Bonnet.This eminent naturalist was born at Geneva in 1720, in a family originally from France; but, disliking dry grammatical studies, his father provided him with a domestic tutor...Public honours were rendered to his remains by his fellow citizens, and his funeral eulogy was pronounced by his illustrious friend and kinsman M. de Saussure.
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Charles Bonnet (1720-1793) the Swiss naturalist and philosophical writer, born at Geneva.
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