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From J. D. Hooker   [17 August 1866]1

Dear Darwin

I hope to arrive at Bromley with my blessed mss2 tomorrow by the Train that leaves Charing X at 5.15. & arrives at Bromley at 6 PM

Ever | J D Hooker

Kew Friday.

Footnotes

The date is established by the references to Hooker’s manuscript (see n. 2, below) and by the relationship between this letter and the letter to J. D. Hooker, 12 August [1866]. In 1866, the Friday following 12 August was 17 August.
Hooker refers to the manuscript of his lecture on insular floras (J. D. Hooker 1866a), delivered at the meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science on 27 August 1866.

Summary

Hopes to arrive with MS of "Insular floras" on Saturday.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-5191
From
Joseph Dalton Hooker
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 102: 93
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5191,” accessed on 18 October 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-5191

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

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