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Lyell, Mary, Lady (nee Horner)



  • Existence: 1808-1873

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Lady Mary Lyell from Joseph Clark, 7 April 1863

Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 554-555
Scope and Contents Letter to Lady Mary Lyell from J. Clark expressing his surprise and pain at an attack made upon Sir Charles Lyell at the Athenaeum, 7 April 1863.

Letter to Mary [Lyell] from [Charles James Bunbury], c 1850

Identifier: Coll-203/2/folio(s) 42-44
Scope and Contents Letter to Mary [Lyell] from [Charles James Bunbury] giving barometrical observations in feet which were taken on the Island of Gran Canaria. Bunbury states that he has passed these measurements to Dr Hooker in order that he might verify them, 1850s.

Notebook No.64, 8 April 1837- June 1837

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 3
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/64
Scope and Contents Of dark green leather, this notebook contains Charles Lyell's thoughts and observations while on a trip to Copenhagen with his wife Mary Lyell. On the front cover is written "London - Copenhagen April to June 1837 A". In the inside cover Lyell's address is written; "Mr C Lyell 16 Hart Street Bloomsbury Square". Contents include lists of queries and views held by specific individuals, observations in prose, and sketch illustrations. The notebook is written in red and black ink and...