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Elie de Beaumont, Leonce, 1798-1874 (French geologist)



  • Existence: 25 September 1798 – 21 September 1874

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Notebook No.43, August 1831- August 1831

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 2
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/43
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebook contains Lyell's notes from London and Edinburgh, with lists including "luggage per steamboat" and packings lists, a draft of opening of a second volume, and a sketch of Edinburgh Castle hill with diagram of geological layers. Notes are written in pencil and ink, with many revisions. The front cover reads "August 1831, London, Edin[burgh]." The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own...
Dates: August 1831- August 1831