RECORD: Darwin, C. R. n.d. Nothing will give idea of time so well as to consider formation & transport of strata of Europæan strata & average thickness of each bed – how many miles. CUL-DAR205.9.111. Edited by John van Wyhe (Darwin Online, http://darwin-online.org.uk/)

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Christine Chua and edited by John van Wyhe 9.2021. RN1

NOTE: The brown crayon number '22' indicates that this document was filed by Darwin in his portfolio for the subject of Palaeontology: extinction.

Reproduced with permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library and William Huxley Darwin.


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Nothing will give idea of time so well as to consider formation & transport of strata of Europæan strata & average thickness of each bed – how many miles –

Enormous denudation – bear in mind atmosphere & pure water does nothing

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