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Darwin-Hooker Letters : Letter from C. R. Darwin to J. D. Hooker   3 January [1860]

Darwin, Charles Robert

Darwin-Hooker Letters

<p style='text-align: justify;'>High praise and detailed comments on JDH’s introductory essay to <i>Flora Tasmaniae</i>, which CD has now finished reading.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>Disagrees on power of transoceanic migration. Advocates glacial transport of plants.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>CD’s response to reviews of <i>Origin</i> in <i>Saturday Review</i> [8 (1859): 775–6] and John Lindley’s in <i>Gardeners’ Chronicle</i> [but see <em class="doubleUnderline">2651</em>].</p>

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