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Document number: 4652
Date: 01 Dec 1824
Postmark: 7 Dec 1824
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: LEMON Charlotte Anne, née Strangways
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Collection number historic: LA24-64
Last updated: 12th February 2012

[This note is added to the letter from her husband, Sir Charles Lemon - see Doc. No: 01219]

Nice
Decr 1.

My dear Henry I am beginning to be in an ecstacy with some the dear little Coronilla minima is a perfect beauty & I found yesty in the Valley de [Morgnun?], an Astragalus (I suppose) which is quite beautiful. The Col de Tende was absolutely dry but the Primula marginata begins [text missing] <1> [sprout?] out of the crevices.

I have never seen yr friends the Coris <2> yet.

Yr aff
Ch L

Monsieur
Monsieur Henry Talbot

Hotel de la Terrasse
Rue de Rivoli
Paris


Notes:

1. Text torn away under seal.

2. The flowering plant, Coris monspeliensus she had success by March [see Doc. No: 01259].

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