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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. D. Hooker   [31 May 1866]1

My dear H.

I forgot in my morning’s note2 to say that you began your note3 by saying that “the enclosed may amuse you”— Nothing was enclosed— I shd. much like to be amused, for my stomach & the whole Universe is this day demoniacal in my eyes— C. D.

Footnotes

The date is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter to J. D. Hooker, 31 May [1866].
Letter to J. D. Hooker, 31 May [1866].
Letter from J. D. Hooker, 29 May 1866.

Summary

No enclosure in JDH’s last letter.

Would like to be amused "for my stomach & the whole Universe is this day demoniacal in my eyes".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-5107
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Joseph Dalton Hooker
Sent from
Leith Hill Place
Source of text
DAR 115: 290a
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5107,” accessed on 22 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-5107.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 14

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