My Library

     
Limit search to available items
Reviews & More
Book, etc.
Author Romanes, George John, 1848-1894

Title Darwin's disciple : George John Romanes, a life in letters

Publ Info Philadelphia, Pa. : American Philosophical Society, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  QH31.R7 A4 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxiv, 806 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Lightning rod press series ; no. 5
Lightning Rod Press ; no. 5
Note Edited by Joel S. Schwartz
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Romanes's life and personal correspondence, 1873-1894 -- Romanes's relationship with Darwin begins: early experiments, 1874-1876 -- Romanes's friendship with Darwin and progress in his career, 1877-1879 -- Romanes's marriage, correspondence with Darwin and others, 1879-1882 -- Darwin's passing and its effect on Romanes, 1882-1885 -- Defending Darwin and Darwinism, 1886-1889 -- Early signs of illness, support from Gulick, and conflict with Wallace, 1890-1891 -- The Romanes Lectures, Gladstone and Huxley, 1891-1893 -- Romanes's final struggles and lengthy correspondence with Henslow, 1893-1894
LC subject Romanes, George John, 1848-1894 -- Correspondence
Naturalists -- Great Britain -- Correspondence
Evolution (Biology)
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 -- Friends and associates
Add Author Schwartz, Joel S., 1940-
ISBN 9781606189207
1606189204