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An Englishman bears with patience any ridicule which foreigners cast upon him. John Bull never laughs so loudly as when he laughs at himself; but the Americans are nationally sensitive and cannot endure that good-humoured raillery which jests at their weaknesses and foibles.

Isabella Bird

Isabella Bird

Isabella Bird

Isabella Lucy Bird, married name Bishop FRGS , was a nineteenth-century English explorer, writer, photographer, and naturalist. With Fanny Jane Butler she founded the John Bishop Memorial hospital in Srinagar. She was the first woman to be elected Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.

Birth: 1831-10-15

Died: 1904-10-07

Nickname: Isabella Lucy Bird

Occupation: explorer,writer,photographer and naturalist

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