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To J. D. Hooker   10 [October 1853]

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Returning JDH’s MS and books.

Reading Mrs Gaskell’s Ruth [1853].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  10 [Oct 1853]
Classmark:  Swann Auction Galleries (dealers) (1984)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1535

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  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D. Hooker   10 [October 1853] …
  • Hooker’s manuscript of the introductory essay to J.  D. …
  • Hooker 1853–5 . Letter to J.  D. Hooker, [9 October 1853]. Ruth (1853), a novel in three …

To J. D. Hooker   [9 October 1853]

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Detailed response to MS of introductory essay to [The botany of the Antarctic voyage, pt II] Flora Novae-Zelandiae [1853–5]. CD will curse JDH when, in a year or two, he is at his species book, for "having put so many hostile facts so confoundedly well".

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  [9 Oct 1853]
Classmark:  DAR 114: 149
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1529

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  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D. Hooker   [9 October 1853] …
  • … CD refers to the page numbers of a manuscript sent to him by Hooker (see letter to J.  D. …
  • Hooker, 25 September [1853] ). In J.  D. Hooker 1853–5 , 1: xiv, Hooker discussed Bory de …
  • … already exist. ’ Although Hooker referred to hybrid ferns in J.  D. Hooker 1853–5 , 1: xv …
  • … the books mentioned in the letter to J.  D. Hooker, 10 [October 1853] , and which would …
  • … in his remarks on elevation and subsidence in J.  D. Hooker 1853–5 , 1: xxi–xxii n. : I am …
  • Hooker’s discussion of the distribution of Edwardsia grandiflora and Oxalis magellanica ( J.  D. …
  • … to be borne in the air. ’ Discussed in J.  D. Hooker 1853–5 , 1: xxxi. Hooker kept these …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  3, letter from J.  D. Hooker, [before 3 September 1846] ). Hooker …

From J. D. Hooker   [4 November 1853]

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Royal Society votes its Royal Medal for 1853 to CD. JDH reports the debate and vote at the Royal Society Council.

Honoured for Coral reefs

and Cirripedia.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [4 Nov 1853]
Classmark:  DAR 104: 186–7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1539

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  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … when Frances is quite off the sick list. Ever dear Darwin | Yrs affect | J D Hooker
  • … From J.  D. Hooker   [4 November 1853] …
  • … The Friday before the letter to J.  D. Hooker, 5 November [1853] . The voting took place …

To J. D. Hooker   5 November [1853]

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Edward Sabine’s official letter announcing CD’s receipt of Royal Society Medal left him cold. JDH’s informal one moved him.

Applauds JDH for supporting John Lindley.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  5 Nov [1853]
Classmark:  DAR 114: 125
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1540

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  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D. Hooker   5 November [1853] …
  • … has not been found. See letter from J.  D. Hooker, [4 November 1853] . CD received his …

To J. D. Hooker   25 September [1853]

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Further response to MS of introductory essay to Flora Novae-Zelandiae.

Disbelieving in permanence of species has made little difference to CD in his barnacle work.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  25 Sept [1853]
Classmark:  DAR 114: 150
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1532

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  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D. Hooker   25 September [1853] …
  • … the Botany of the Antarctic voyage ( J.  D. Hooker 1853–5 ). The work CD planned to write …
  • … flattery ( OED ), is the acknowledgment in J.  D. Hooker 1853–5 , 1: xxii n. , that: Mr. …
  • … Himalayas, the Khasia mountains, &c. (J.  D. Hooker 1854a). The two volumes contain a …

To Christian Karl Josias Bunsen   16 August [1853]

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Thanks correspondent for forwarding microscopical specimens, a present from C. G. Ehrenberg.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Christian Karl Josias Bunsen, Freiherr von Bunsen
Date:  16 Aug [1853]
Classmark:  The Morgan Library and Museum (Heineman Collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-902

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  • … 29 October [1845], and letter to J.  D. Hooker, [29 March or 5 April 1846] . The year is …
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