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Sent by:
Joseph Dalton Hooker
Sent to:
Charles Robert Darwin
20 May 1868

Sent by Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew, Surrey to Charles Robert Darwin [none given] on 20 May 1868.

Record created:
20 May 2013 by Chillingworth, Nancy


Hooker enquires what Darwin makes of Wallace's paper on bird's nests and how he struck by Wallace's great ability.

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  • letter (1)

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LETTER (WCP5320.5864)

A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.

Held by:
Cambridge University Library
Finding number:
MS DAR 102: 210?13
Copyright owner:
Reproduced with kind permission of members of the Hooker family
Image credit:
Reproduced by kind permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library

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