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Thomas George Bonney
See biography, indexes. English geologist; FRS, FGS
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "T. G. B."



  • Cambridgeshire Geology (1875)
  • The Story of our Planet (1893) [1]
  • Charles Lyell and Modern Geology (1895)
  • Ice Work, Past and Present (1896)
  • The structure and distribution of coral reefs (1897) with [[Author:Charles Darwin|Charles Darwin] [2]
  • Volcanoes; their structure and significance(London: J. Murray, 1899)
  • The building of the Alps (1912) [3]
  • The structure of the earth ([n.d.]) [4]

Other works

  • The Holy Places at Jerusalem, or, Fergusson's theories and Pierotti's discoveries (1864) [5]
  • The Alpine regions of Switzerland and the neighbouring countries ; a pedestrian's notes on their physical features, scenery, and natural history (1868) [6]
  • Christian doctrines and modern thought (1892) [7]
  • Charles Lyell and modern geology (1895) [8]
  • Eminent living geologists : The Rev. Professor T. G. Bonney (1901)
  • The Mediterranean, its storied cities and venerable ruins (1904) [9]
  • Annals of the Philosophical Club of the Royal Society (1919) [10]
  • Memories of a long life (1921)

Edited works

  • Papers and notes on the genesis and matrix of the diamond (1897) [11]


  • Old truths in modern lights: the Boyle lectures for 1890 with other sermons (1891) [12]


  • Dorchester Abbey (n.d.) with James George Joseph Penderel-Broadhurst

Contributions to the DNB

  • Carpenter, Philip Herbert (DNB00)
  • Davies, William (1814–1891) (DNB00)
  • Duncan, Peter Martin (DNB00)
  • Hinchliff, Thomas Woodbine (DNB00)
  • McMahon, Charles Alexander (DNB12)
  • Miller, William Hallowes (DNB00)
  • Murchison, Roderick Impey (DNB00)
  • Phillips, John Arthur (DNB00)
  • Tylor, Alfred (DNB00)
  • Watkins, Charles Frederick (DNB00)
  • Woods, Julian Edmund Tenison (DNB00)
  • Worth, Richard Nicholls (DNB00)

Works about Bonney

PD-icon.svg Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1923, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.


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