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Letter 5731

Hooker, J. D. to Darwin, C. R.

17 Dec 1867
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    Hopes to get afternoon train from Victoria.

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    Woolner comes on Sunday morning.

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Royal Gardens Kew

Dear Darwin

I hope to get away by the afternoon (4 pm or so) train from Victoria on Saturday.

Woolner tells me he goes down on Sunday Morning.

Ever yr affec | Jos D Hooker

Get a good novel ready for me.


Dec 17/67

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    Hooker had mentioned his intention of visiting Down on Friday 20 or Saturday 21 December 1867 in his letter to Emma Darwin, 11 December 1867.
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    Thomas Woolner.
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