Can JDH come to Down on 6 December? If this is convenient, CD will ask Forbes, Falconer, and perhaps Waterhouse.
Down Bromley Kent
My dear Hooker
You held out some hopes that you would pay us a Sunday visit: will you come on Saturday
6th of December. If so my phaeton shall be at the Sydenham
Station to meet the Train which leaves London Bridge at
I returned yesterday from Town, after having had four very active successfull days in London.— I failed to catch Henslow at home.—
Farewell, I hope you will come. Ever yours | C. Darwin
- f1 930.f1Edward Forbes, Hugh Falconer, and George Robert Waterhouse.
- f2 930.f2See letters to G. B. Sowerby, 12 [November 1845], and to J. D. Hooker, [21 November 1845].