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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-5731

From J. D. Hooker   17 December 1867

Royal Gardens Kew

Dear Darwin

I hope to get away by the afternoon (4 pm or so) train from Victoria on Saturday.1

Woolner2 tells me he goes down on Sunday Morning.

Ever yr affec | Jos D Hooker

Get a good novel ready for me.

Dec 17/67

Footnotes

1
Hooker had mentioned his intention of visiting Down on Friday 20 or Saturday 21 December 1867 in his letter to Emma Darwin, 11 December 1867.
2
Thomas Woolner.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-5731
From
Hooker, J. D.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 102: 186
Physical description
1p

Summary

Hopes to get afternoon train from Victoria.

Woolner comes on Sunday morning.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5731,” accessed on 6 May 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-5731

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