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John Darby and John Torrey correspondence, 1841.

Author: John Darby
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : English
Summary:
Correspondence from John Darby to John Torrey and Asa Gray, dated July 5, 1841, meant to coordinate with a copy of his book sent to Torrey and Gray via a New York publishing house. Darby discusses various systems of plant classification, including his own, and the reception his book has received. He reminds Torrey and Gray that they met briefly the previous year and notes that he is about to embark on a trip to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
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Personal correspondence
Named Person: John Darby; John Darby; John Torrey; Asa Gray; B D Greene; Asa Gray; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: John Darby
OCLC Number: 985703010
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 folder (1 letter)
Series Title: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Other Titles: New York Botanical Garden Archives.
John Torrey
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Correspondence from John Darby to John Torrey and Asa Gray, dated July 5, 1841, meant to coordinate with a copy of his book sent to Torrey and Gray via a New York publishing house. Darby discusses various systems of plant classification, including his own, and the reception his book has received. He reminds Torrey and Gray that they met briefly the previous year and notes that he is about to embark on a trip to southern Georgia and the northern part of Florida.

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