Marianne North to Barbara Leigh Bodichon

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[end of Jan. 1880]. Autograph letter, signed, 3pp. 8vo.

Not to worry about Cornhill lost in the post. 'If … you want to be quite quiet and incog have yourself carried up here.' Prospects of a trip West to California and Hawaii; dinner at the Galtons with Joseph Hooker and Mr Huxley. [Sir Francis Galton (1822-1911), scientist, Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895), biologist.]