Darwin-Hooker Letters : Letter from Hooker, J. D. to Darwin, C. R. on 28 June 1862 : 42r
'Hooker, J. D.'
M. J. Berkeley wrote London Review & Wkly J. Polit. article. Darwin is 'out of sight the best physiological observer and experimenter that Botany ever saw'. Laments how much he Hooker missed when doing the Listera 'Functions and structure of the rostellum of Listera ovata', Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. 144 (1854): 259–64. Illness of wife and father. 'More plants from Fernando Po and more European'.