Darwin-Hooker Letters : Letter from Hooker, J. D. to Darwin, C. R. on 17 Aug 1874

Hooker, J. D.

Darwin-Hooker Letters

Describes his work on Nepenthes. Cephalotus is a beast. His address is a history of Dionaea, Sarracenia, and Drosera. Thiselton-Dyer has helped enormously except with the observations; but his health is so poor that Hooker thinks he is "evidently cut out for a Literate not a working botanist".

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