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From J. D. Hooker   18 December 1879

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Summary

Argues against pension for Wallace because of his spiritualism; the underhanded way he brought about discussion of spiritualism at BAAS; his pocketing money from a bet on the sphericity of the earth; his lack of absolute poverty.

Summary

Argues against pension for Wallace because of his spiritualism; the underhanded way he brought about discussion of spiritualism at BAAS; his pocketing money from a bet on the sphericity of the earth; his lack of absolute poverty.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12362
From
Joseph Dalton Hooker
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 104: 136–7
Physical description
4pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12362,” accessed on 19 June 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-12362.xml

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