The Charles Darwin Letters

Posted by on May 8, 2019 in Blog, News | No Comments

In August 1840 Charles Darwin replied to a letter from Reverend Gilbert Smith, Rector of Gumfreston and an avid amateur geologist and archaeologist. Smith had written to Darwin concerning the matter of skeletal remains of animals found on Caldey Island. At this time Darwin had conceived his idea of natural selection but did not release […]