W. Crookes's article ["Enquiry into phenomena called spiritual", Q. J. Sci. n.s. 4 (1874): 77–97] "staggers" her. Would like to know CD's opinion.
Holwood | Beckenham
Dear Mr Darwin
I could not lose a moment on my return home—& read the article most eagerly. You will be obliged to believe that M
I wish I had seen you after you had read the article. I sh
Yrs very sincerely | M C Derby