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Author Pleins, J. David, author
Title In praise of Darwin : George Romanes and the evolution of a Darwinian believer / J. David Pleins
Imprint New York : Bloomsbury, 2014
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  QH31.R7 P724 2014    AVAILABLE    30530001194323
Descript xvii, 397 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-379) and index
Permissions -- Preface : Hidden for a century -- Acknowledgments -- List of illustrations -- 1. A candid examination of theism : the evolution of a skeptic -- 2. The tolling of the funeral bell : the death of Charles Darwin -- 3. To sleep beneath thy sacred floor : Darwin's funeral and a revelation of light -- 4. A deathless name : the paradox of fame -- 5. Treasures of the heart : memories of Down House -- 6. The elemental war : devilry and harmony -- 7. Intuition of the infinite : the evolution of a seeker -- Chart : Typescript and poems 1879-1889 : comparison of poem numbers -- Appendix : Charles Darwin : a memorial poem -- Notes -- Bbiliography -- Index
Subject Romanes, George John, 1848-1894 -- Knowledge -- Evolution
Romanes, George John, 1848-1894 -- Religion
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 -- Influence
Evolution (Biology) -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Religion and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Naturalists -- Great Britain -- Biography
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