Oxford and Origin of Species
Darwinism, Universities, Controversy
Notes that the University of Oxford has offered Charles R Darwin the honorary degree of D.C.L. Quips that 'they might have proposed to create the great Doctor of Development a D.D., which, of course, nobody could suppose to mean Doctor of Divinity'.
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