Subject Source: Nahste
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 1: Series Coll-203/A1
Scope and Contents This notebook, of brown leather, covers Lyell's trip from Geneva to Paris. Clearly kept while traveling, Lyell's writing orientation changes frequently, ink blotches occasionally obscure text, and illustrations are sketched amongst observations. Contents include essays on Cosmogony, 'Duration of Species', 'Uniformity', role of a historical sketch, 'Creation of Species', 'Christianity & Science'. The following table of contents is Lyell's own...
Dates: 9 February 1829-9 February 1829