From J. Wood   23 Dec 1825

My dear Sir.

If any contradiction is given to the report you mentioned, great care must be taken not to raise as suspicious among the absentees, that the report has arisen from L.dPalmerstons want of strength. perhaps it had better be omitted

Truly yours



Please cite as “HENSLOW-772,” in Ɛpsilon: The Correspondence of John Stevens Henslow accessed on 23 October 2021,