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From Charles Lyell   16 July 1867

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Curious to read what CD will say on man and his races.

Has CD seen Ludwig Rütimeyer’s Ueber die Herkunft unserer Thierwelt (Rütimeyer 1867c)?

Discusses J. F. W. Herschel’s theory of active volcanoes existing at the junction of continents and the sea.

Summary

Curious to read what CD will say on man and his races.

Has CD seen Ludwig Rütimeyer’s Ueber die Herkunft unserer Thierwelt (Rütimeyer 1867c)?

Discusses J. F. W. Herschel’s theory of active volcanoes existing at the junction of continents and the sea.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-5582F
From
Charles Lyell, 1st baronet
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
London
Source of text
Kinnordy MS (private collection)
Physical description
2pp C inc

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5582F,” accessed on 28 May 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-5582F.xml

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