From Daniel Oliver 9 June 1866
Royal Gardens Kew
My dear Sir/
Your plant is, I think, Anchusa italica 1
Schacht’s ‘Lehrbuch’2 I am afraid you will not find at Linn. Soc. If you think it worth while referring to I suppose we might make an exception again to our stringent rule about lending books!3
very sincerely yrs | Dl. Oliver
Identifies a plant.
CD will not find Hermann Schacht’s Lehrbuch [der Anatomie und Physiologie der Gewächse (1856–9)] at the Linnean Society Library.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5116,” accessed on 24 January 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-5116