Darwin-Hooker Letters : Letter from Hooker, J. D. to Darwin, C. R. on 12 Dec 1866 : 118r
'Hooker, J. D.'
Plants arrived. Delightful dinner at Lyell's. Will be interested in seeds passed through a fowl. Wedgwood medallions were bought by a Miss W. Sophy Wedgwood of Leith Hill. Lubbock's account of a new centipede at Linnean Society gave rise to lively discussion by Busk and Huxley.