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Dr. Hooker's Reply to Prof. Owen

Naturevolume 6pages516517 (1872) | Download Citation



THE Blue Book issued in August last, containing the correspondence between Dr. Hooker, Mr. Ayrton, and others respecting the management of and control over Kew Gardens, included also, in the form of an appendix, a statement addressed to Mr. Ayrton by Prof. Owen, containing various allegations detrimental to the present management of the gardens, herbarium, and museum. The following reply by Dr. Hooker to these allegations has just been printed by order of the House of Commons:—

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  1. Director, Royal Gardens, Kew

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