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Darwin Correspondence Project

James Gerald Joyce


Clergyman and archaeologist. BA, Oxford, 1846. Vicar, Burford with Fullbrook, 1850–5; rector of Stratfield Saye, Hampshire, 1855–78. Superintended the excavations of the Roman town at Silchester.


Earthworms, p. 201

Modern English biography


Earthworms: The formation of vegetable mould through the action of worms: with observations on their habits. By Charles Darwin. London: John Murray. 1881.

Modern English biography: Modern English biography, containing many thousand concise memoirs of persons who have died since the year 1850. By Frederick Boase. 3 vols. and supplement (3 vols.). Truro, Cornwall: the author. 1892–1921.