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Poetry and prose

Geology inspires poets as well as artists.

Did you know that W H Auden wrote a poem 'In praise of limestone' or the link between the founders of geology as a science and William Wordsworth?

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"... Happy is he who lives to understand not human nature only, but explores all natures, - to the end that he may find the law that governs each ..."
The Excursion, William Wordsworth 1854.

 

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