Charles Cardale Babington to Miss Becker

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Babington was the Professor of Botany at Cambridge. Acknowledging the papers she had sent to him. He is not prepared to put his name to the petition at the moment. He thinks that the ladies for the most part are not in favour of the plan. He hopes 'that after this matter is settled you will return to the gentle science of botany and that I may have the opportunity of helping you in it'. With envelope.