skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Search Results

Darwin Correspondence Project
"Darwin C R" in search-correspondent disabled_by_default
Darwin, C. R. in correspondent disabled_by_default
Darwin, C. R. in author disabled_by_default
Lyell, Charles in addressee disabled_by_default
Lyell, Charles in correspondent disabled_by_default
1853::06 in date disabled_by_default
1 Item
Sorted by:  
Page: 1

To Charles Lyell   7 June [1853]


Describes meeting of Geological Society [1 June 1853].

Mentions his criticism of Murchison’s lecture on flints.

Describes Robert Chambers’ "On the glacial phenomena in Scotland" [Edinburgh New Philos. J. 54 (1853): 229–82].

Mentions controversial election of members to the Royal Society.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Lyell, 1st baronet
Date:  7 June [1853]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.107)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1518
Document type
letter (1)
Darwin, C. R.disabled_by_default
Lyell, Charlesdisabled_by_default
Darwin, C. R.disabled_by_default
Lyell, Charlesdisabled_by_default