Thanks for Orchids.
14. May 1862
My dear Sir
I must not defer thanking you for your very kind present,—sent me by
post from M
With many thanks | Yours very truly | Dan
- f1 3546.f1CD's publisher John Murray offered Orchids for sale on 15 May 1862 (Freeman 1977, p. 112). Oliver's name appears on CD's list of presentation copies (see Correspondence vol. 10, Appendix IV).
- f2 3546.f2Daniel Oliver was professor of botany at University College London.