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Darwin Correspondence Project

Hugh Miller


Scottish quarryman, poet, ecclesiastical journalist, and geologist. Examined the stratigraphy of parts of Great Britain, in particular the Edinburgh district and the Hebrides. Author of popular works on geology.


Modern English biography

Sarjeant 1980–96.


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.

Sarjeant, William A. S. 1980–96. Geologists and the history of geology: an international bibliography. 10 vols. including supplements. London: Macmillan. Malabar, Fla.: Robert E. Krieger Publishing.