T Algernon Dorien-Smith letter

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Address: Tresco Abbey, Isles of Scilly, Cornwall. To James Hooper. Intends to send flowers by the next mail. Discusses the demerits of the parcel post for the flower trade's deliveries. The islands are suitable for growing flowers, espcially narcissi, but strong winds prevent fruit-growing.
Autograph, with signature.


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This letter was among the material originally acquired with MS699