Letter from F. Lubbock [Frederick Lubbock] to William Robinson

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Written from 26 Cadogan Gardens, [London] SW. Manuscript

He thanks Robinson for the photograph and invitation to visit Gravetye again in the spring; it is a pleasure to look forward to in these distressful times; he regards Robinson as a patron saint ‘with a passing tribute to poor Frank Miles’; Robinson has added interest and pleasure to Lubbock’s declining years; he hopes Robinson will come and see his efforts at Emmetts, ideally at azalea and rhododendron time