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Document number: 411
Date: 10 Oct
Dating: 1845?
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: NICHOLL Jane Harriot, née Talbot
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 2nd May 2012

Merthyrmawr <1>
Oct 10th

My dear Henry

Will you give me you [sic] advice about Books for Botanical purposes to take with us to Nice We propose sojourning there till Lucy <2> is able to enjoy a further Tour therefore some Italian Flora wd be best Any hints wd be so very very agreeable particularly as to localities excursions &c, &c, &c, &c,

We intend bringing home dried plants & live ones in short to make a perfect trading voyage. Health is the grand object but I hope sincerely that will be speedily gained

Love to Mrs Talbot <3> &c

Believe me yours very afly
Jane H. Nicholl

We go next week the 23rd so pray be quick & direct to Belgrave Square.


1. Merthyr Mawr, Glamorgan, on River Ogwr.

2. Lucy Mary Nicholl (1824-1876), of Merthyr Mawr.

3. Constance Talbot, ne Mundy (18111880), WHFTs wife.

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