Author:Adam Sedgwick (1785-1873)
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|Charles Darwin in his early study of geology, though was an outspoken opponent of Darwin's theory of evolution by means of natural selectionone of the founders of modern geology; proposed the Devonian period of the geological timescale, and later the Cambrian period; guided the young|
- On the origin of alluvial and diluvial formations, 1825 (external scan)
- Discourse on the Studies of the University of Cambridge (1833) (short work) (external scan)
- A syllabus of a course of lectures on geology, 1837 (external scan)
- A complete guide to the lakes, With others, 1842 (external scan)
- A synopsis of the classification of the British palaeozoic rocks, 1855 (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
Works about Sedgwick
- The life and letters of the Reverend Adam Sedgwick by John Willis Clark, 1833-1910 and Thomas McKenny Hughes, 1832-1917 (1890) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
- “Obituary: Adam Sedgwick,” in Popular Science Monthly, 2 (April 1873)
- “Sedgwick, Adam,” in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (1885–1900) in 63 vols.