Tuesday, 4 November 2014

Amelia Griffiths - The Queen of Algologists

Amelia Griffiths features in a chapter of Seaweed in the Kitchen  entitled The Seaweed Sisterhood. She is one of my favourite Victorian Seaweed Ladies. Of her interest in seaweed, she writes:

' It occupied the small amount of leisure from domestic occupation and amused a mind depressed by domestic misfortune.'

Read more about the Queen of Algologists in Science and Nature Writing by Philip Strange