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The life and letters of Adam Sedgwick. Volume 2

Author: Adam Sedgwick; John Willis Clark; Thomas McKenny Hughes
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally published in 1890, this two-part collection is composed of extensive extracts from Sedgwick's letters. Volume II covers the period 1840 to 1873.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Adam Sedgwick; Adam Sedgwick
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Sedgwick; John Willis Clark; Thomas McKenny Hughes
ISBN: 9780521181297 0521181291
OCLC Number: 456838571
Description: pages cm
Contents: 1. Domestic side of Sedgwick's character; 2. Invitation to British Association; 3. The Royal Commission of Inquiry; 4. Domestic life; 5. Death of Margaret Sedgwick; 6. Receives Copley Medal of Royal Society; 7. Severe attack of bronchitis; 8. Sedgwick's geological work; 9. Sedgwick's life at Norwich; Index.
Responsibility: Adam Sedgwick ; edited by John Willis Clark, Thomas McKenny Hughes.

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