Beatrice Potter wrote the imaginative tales of Peter Rabbit after struggling to gain recognition for her scientific research in mycology (fungi). Later, she became a prize-winning breeder of Herdwick sheep and land conservationist. She's also mentioned in Warehouse13 :)
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