Returning JDH's MS and books.
Reading Mrs Gaskell's Ruth .
Down Bromley Kent
My dear Hooker
I sent your M.S. & the books you lent me (with a
letter) off this morning at 8
Very many thanks for the loan of the Books.—
Most truly yours | C. Darwin
- f1 1535.f1Hooker's manuscript of the introductory essay to J. D. Hooker 1853–5.
- f2 1535.f2Letter to J. D. Hooker, [9 October 1853].
- f3 1535.f3Ruth (1853), a novel in three volumes, by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.