By Janet Owen
Darwin’s Apprentice seems at Lubbock’s serious, but usually over appeared, position within the Darwinian crusade, together with the ways that Lubbock’s collections formed either his paintings and private lifestyles. Janet Owen writes in an approachable demeanour utilizing a chronological narrative, making it obtainable and informative to either the non-academic and educational reader, together with people with no earlier wisdom of John Lubbock
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